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Tower Hill Cottages, Kingsclere

Description: Tower Hill Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 138189

OS Grid Reference: SU5232858831
OS Grid Coordinates: 452328, 158831
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3262, -1.2504

Location: Newbury Road, Kingsclere, Hampshire RG20 5SP

Locality: Kingsclere
Local Authority: Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: RG20 5SP

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Listing Text

SU 5259
Nos 8, 10 and 12
(Tower Hill Cottages)


Mid C19. Butterfield style block of 4 (eastern 2 now one) cottages, with a
symmetrical front (south) of 2 storeys, 1.4.1 windows. Tile roofing, half-hipped at
ends, with a lower eaves to the slightly projecting sides; tall brick stacks with
tile-hung lower parts. Red brick walling in Flemish bond, with several flush blue
bands, the upper band intersected by diapers, first floor projecting blue band with
recessed blue headers above and below, angular openings with patterns of dark brick
voussoirs, plinth. Three-light casements with cast-iron windows, having Gothic heads;
stone cills. Gabled brick porches to Nos 8 and 10. The west gable shows 4 vertical
blue diaper patterns intersecting horizontal bands, with a central brick porch with a
single-pitched roof and side doorway (facing the front); the east gable is similar but
the porch has been removed.

Listing NGR: SU5227258940

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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