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Description: Eastfield House
Date Listed: 16 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 164916
OS Grid Reference: SE6479721949
OS Grid Coordinates: 464797, 421949
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6900, -1.0202
SNAITH AND COWICK GOOLE ROAD
SE 62 SW
2/55 Eastfield House
House. c1840 for Mrs Shearburn. Grey brick in Flemish bond with sandstone
ashlar dressings. Welsh slate roof. Double-depth plan with 2-room central
entrance-hall south front and wing to rear right. 2 storeys, 3 bays;
symmetrical. Plinth. Tuscan porch with attached columns carrying
entablature with hood over panelled door and plain overlight in reveal,
flanked by 12-pane sashes with margin lights in wooden architraves and
reveals with sills and channelled and keyed wedge lintels. First-floor sill
band. Similar, smaller first-floor sashes. Moulded wooden eaves board,
bracketed eaves. Double-span hipped roof. End stacks with ashlar coping
and square pots. Interior: hall has foliate relief to dado, moulded cornice
with gapevine frieze, moulded arch on head-corbels; similar arch to upper
hall; open well staircase with ramped handrail and drop-on-vase balusters;
moulded cornices and warble chimney-pieces to wain rooms; pair of keyed
elliptical arched alcoves to rear right. One of the series of mid-C19
suburban villas built at Snaith for the Shearburn family.
Listing NGR: SE6479721949
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Source: English Heritage
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