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Description: Raywell House
Date Listed: 20 May 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 164736
OS Grid Reference: SE9914830764
OS Grid Coordinates: 499148, 430764
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7638, -0.4974
SE 93 SE
6/94 Raywell House
House. c1805 for Daniel Sykes. White brick, stone dressings, slate roofs.
3 storeys, 5 bays, in symmetrical elevation, with 2-storey, single-bay wings
to right and left. Projecting porch with unfluted Doric columns flanked by
8-pane sashes in pilastered surrounds. Double-leaf 6-panel door under
fanlight with radial glazing. To right and to left are 2-pane sashes with
sills under cambered wedge lintels. First-floor band and sill band.
5 sashes with glazing bars under cambered wedge lintels. Second-floor sill
band. Five 6-pane sashes under cambered wedge lintels. End and axial
stacks, hipped roof. Right and left wings are very similar; to right:
2-pane round-headed sash in round-headed recess with impost band. To left,
a similar, blocked opening with C19 inserted window to right. First floor:
to right, 2 sashes with sills and glazing bars under cambered gauged brick
arches; to left, 6-pane sash with-sill under a similar arch. Paired eaves
brackets, hipped roof. Interior: largely altered in late C19 and mid C20
but retains some pine beaded-panel doors. 2 rooms - the Boardroom and an
ante-room to the ground-floor right side - retain elegant early C19
Listing NGR: SE9914830764
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Source: English Heritage
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