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Oaklands, Hook

Description: Oaklands

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 136816

OS Grid Reference: SU7166453911
OS Grid Coordinates: 471664, 153911
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2798, -0.9739

Location: 5 Newnham Park, Hook, Hampshire RG27 9QL

Locality: Hook
Local Authority: Hart District Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: RG27 9QL

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Listing Text


8/1 Oaklands


- II

Early C19. Symmetrical front (south) of 2 storeys with large curved 2
storeyed bays on either side of a central entrance (with 1 window above).
Low-pitched hipped slate roof with wide coved eaves soffit; round the bays
this becomes a thin moulded cornice with very shallow modillions, a frieze,
and a moulding above the frames. Red brick walling in Flemish bond, some
blue headers, also to the bays at each level. The bays have 3 sashes of
3.4.3 lights in width, the central windows is a widely proportioned sash
in reveals. Richly ornamented doorcase has a segmental pediment, the cornice
having carved small modillions. On each side the broken entablature continues
as a pulvinated frieze and an architrave. Angular Ionic caps above fluted
7/8's columns, with moulded base. Within the reveal is curved at top and sides,
to meet a thin reeded architrave, and 6-panelled door with glazed top panels.
The house is almost square, with some similar features on the other elevations,
which have been altered, and added to recently.

Listing NGR: SP7161062175

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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