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Description: The Dower House
Date Listed: 11 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 142300
OS Grid Reference: SU7094137758
OS Grid Coordinates: 470941, 137758
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1347, -0.9875
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SU 73 NW CHAWTON WINCHESTER ROAD
2/6 The Dower House
House. C18, early C19, and c1900. Rendered walls, half-timbered jettied
1st floor on side brackets. Steep tile roof, gable tile-hung with scalloped
bands. Building of several phases; a small C18 L-shaped house, with a larger
block (at right-angles to the roadway) of the early C19, with extensions and
alterations in the Art and Craft manner. South front: formerly symmetrical,
of 2 storeys, 3 windows, but the west side has been given a jettied gable.
2 early C19 upper sashes, the other windows being mullioned and transomed
casements (including a rectangular bay below the jetty). Tuscan open porch
of stone, 2 columns and simplified mouldings, with a reeded doorframe, enclosing
a fanlight and 6-panelled door. The west elevation (to the street) shows the
oldest part, with painted brickwork, casements. The south side has a gable
and 2 sashes. There are substantial extensions, filling in the earlier L-
shape, with tile-hung gables, painted brick walls, and casements, and
Listing NGR: SU7094437762
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Source: English Heritage
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