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Egypt House

A Grade II Listed Building in Cowes, Isle of Wight

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7667 / 50°46'0"N

Longitude: -1.3141 / 1°18'50"W

OS Eastings: 448466

OS Northings: 96569

OS Grid: SZ484965

Mapcode National: GBR 89J.YBR

Mapcode Global: FRA 8742.1VD

Entry Name: Egypt House

Location: Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31

County: Isle of Wight

Parish: Cowes

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Listing Date: 9 August 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 419062

Source ID: 1223365

Listing Text

QUEENS ROAD
1.
5270
West Cowes
Egypt House
SZ 49 NE 4/86
II
2.
Circa 1880. A large L-shaped asymmetrical house with tower. Built of red
brick with tiled roof. Two storeys and 7 windows to front elevation, 4 to
east wing. The front elevation has buttresses, a cornice of bricks set diagonally,
a crenellated parapet with crockets at intervals, and an off centre triangular
gable with 2 storey canted bay below. Windows are mullioned and transomed
casements and some of the ground floor windows have hood moulding. The right
side elevation has a porch with a crenellated parapet and a 4 centred archway.
Left side 3 storey tower.


Listing NGR: SZ4846696569

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