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Description: Beachborough Park
Date Listed: 29 December 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 175615
OS Grid Reference: TR1692138106
OS Grid Coordinates: 616921, 138106
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1012, 1.0970
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TR 13 NE NEWINGTON B2065
29.12.66 Listed as
North part of west wing of house. 1813 by Sir James Drake Brockman, possibly
with earlier core. Rendered, with slate roof. 2 storeys.
West elevation: Plain stone-coped parapet above moulded rendered cornice.
Roof hipped to left (north). Central bell cupola with pyramidal roof and
weathervane. Painted gable end stack to right. Regular 5-window front of
four recessed 6-pane sashes and central 8-pane sash. Tall 12-pane ground-
floor sashes. Blank area towards left end longer than that towards right.
Central door of 2 fielded panels, and semi-circular fanlight with
radiating glazing bars. 2 fire insurance plaques above door. Short right
return wing with sundial with segmental pediment, dated 1813, removed from
demolished main range of house. Long single-storey painted brick range
with slate.roof running along left gable end. Single-storey flat-roofed
addition to right gable end. Wing formerly extended further to right
(south) as part of an H-plan house, the central range of which was destroyed
by fire in the 1950's. Interior not inspected.
See also items 4/40 and 4/41.
Listing NGR: TR1692138106
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Source: English Heritage
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