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Description: Nos 8 and 10 and Wall Attached to West
Date Listed: 13 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 233436
OS Grid Reference: SP8784060447
OS Grid Coordinates: 487840, 260447
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2352, -0.7151
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GRENDON CHURCH WAY
SP8760 (North side)
23/156 Nos.8 and 10 and wall
attached to W
House, now 2 dwellings. Early and aid C18 and datestone ABM/1859. Squared
coursed and regular coursed limestone with lias dressings and C19 and C20
plain-tile roofs. Irregular U-shape plan. 2 storeys with attic. Garden front is
a 4-window range of C18 sashes with glazing bars under shallow-arch heads with
keyblocks. Central ashlar porch has arch head opening flanked by Corinthian
pilasters and is said to come from Holdenby Palace. C19 cross-wing to right with
Dutch style gable and first floor canted stone oriel window. Door below has
attached window, with stone mullions and flanking twisted pilasters, probably
re-set. Ashlar gable parapets and kneelers and pair of C19 hipped roof dormers
with glazed sides . Brick and ashlar stacks at ridge and ends. C20 single-storey
extension to left. Elevation to left abutts road and has C19 cross-wing to left
with datestone and 2 leaded casements under wood lintels to right in early C18
wing. Central C19 door has re-set plaque above with arms of Queen Anne. Rear
elevation to right has 3 C19 sash windows. Interior not inspected. C19 wall
attached to right of garden front has arch head gateway. C20 extension to left
of garden front is not of special architectural interest.
Listing NGR: SP8784060447
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Source: English Heritage
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