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Date Listed: 12 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 146495
OS Grid Reference: SU6523615672
OS Grid Coordinates: 465236, 115672
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9368, -1.0729
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SU 61 NE HAMBLEDON EAST STREET,
Country house. C18 house, with early Cl9 extension, and late C19 minor extensions.
Stucco walls, the earlier part with parapet and cornice, the later with stepped
plinth, 1st floor band to the main front, and architraves to window openings. The
older part has a steep hipped slate roof, the later a low-pitched hipped slate roof
with wide eaves supported on coupled carved brackets. The early block and the
larger later block are connected along a short length of two long sides, the
angles between them containing minor units. The north west elevation shows the
earlier part as a regular facade of two storeys five windows (the upper centre
blank and the ground-floor 2nd and 3rd bay replaced by a wide opening beneath a
cambered arch. Sashes in exposed frames, the wide opening having two half-glazed
doors within side windows. The north east end elevation touches the later block,
which shows as a facade of two storeys and attic three windows. Sashes in reveals.
The angle is filled by a single storeyed extension which ends as a Greek Doric
porch, of two pilasters,two fluted columns, simplified entablature and half-glazed
double doors within an architrave. The south-east elevation of the later block
is a wide symmetrical facade with a half-octagonal centrepiece; two storeys,
2.1.2 windows. Minor buildings fill the south west angle, of two and one storeys,
and beyond the earlier block there is a single-storeyed service wing with brick
walls and tiled roof.
Listing NGR: SU6468215070
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Source: English Heritage
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