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Description: 1, Vespasian Road
Date Listed: 8 October 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 135955
OS Grid Reference: SU4369013576
OS Grid Coordinates: 443690, 113576
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9200, -1.3798
1. VESPASIAN ROAD
SU 41 SW 10/258
Mid C19 house built in the form of a circular tower and probably imitating
a Martello tower. Built of coursed stone rubble. Tapering towards roof.
Moulded cornice with blocks of stone set on top to give the effect of crenellations.
Stone stringcourse. Two pointed arches with modern windows inserted. Pointed
arched doorcase with trelliswork porch. An unusual adaptation of a Martello
plan to a domestic dwelling.
Listing NGR: SU4369013576
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Source: English Heritage
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