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Description: Stoke Albany House
Date Listed: 29 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 230909
OS Grid Reference: SP8064587145
OS Grid Coordinates: 480645, 287145
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4763, -0.8141
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STOKE ALBANY DESBOROUGH ROAD
SP8087 (East side)
9/51 Stoke Albany House
Shown as Stoke House on Ordnance Survey map.
Country house. 1835 for Humphrey family, minor modifications by Henry Littler
1858. Brick with slate roof. Double-depth plan, Regency style. 2 and 3 storeys.
Main front of 2 storeys. 5-window range. Pair of part-glazed doors at centre
under segmental brick arch with fanlight. Modified and porch added mid C20. Sash
windows with glazing bars under gauged brick heads. Hipped roof with brick
stacks at ridge. 2-window ranges recessed to left and right have similar sash
windows with glazing bars under gauged brick heads. Range to right is 3-storey.
Garden front to left is similar of 2 storeys, 4-window range. Elevation to left
of garden front is similar of 3-window range with square bay and open loggia to
ground floor of 1858. Interior: main staircase of 1835 with iron balustrade and
quarter landings rising around large open well, colonnade to upper landing and
moulded cornices. Reset marble fireplace in drawing room and reset fielded
panelling to first floor room to right of main front. Secondary staircase also
of 1835 with stick balustrade.
Listing NGR: SP8064587145
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Source: English Heritage
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