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Rolle House, East Tytherley

Description: Rolle House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 29 May 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 140886

OS Grid Reference: SU2943128792
OS Grid Coordinates: 429431, 128792
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0577, -1.5814

Location: East Tytherley, Hampshire SP5 1LQ

Locality: East Tytherley
Local Authority: Test Valley Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP5 1LQ

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Listing Text

SU 22 NE
3/38 Rolle House
(formerly listed as Munkhouse)


School now private house. On tablet "The Gift of Mrs Sarah Rolle for a Charity
School begun March 16th 1718", became house in 1920s. Plan of 2 storey and attic,
7 bay by 3 bay, with at L end, set back, C20 1½ storey, 2 bay addition with wing
behind. Front has low plinth, stopped each side of central 6-panel door in
doorcase and carved brackets supporting open pediment. Each side 2-light leaded
metal casements in wooden frames under rubbed brick arches. Similar on 1st
floor except blank opening over door with Phoenix fire insurance plaque. Coved
timber cornice. Hipped roof with 4 2-light leaded casement in hipped dormers.
Large multiflued stack at L end and behind ridge to R of centre. On R end 2
arched niches either side of C20 treble French doors and inscribed tablet over.
Interior modified C20, but doors and fireplace survive.

Listing NGR: SU2943128792

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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