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Description: Deepleigh Residential Home
Date Listed: 14 April 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 235908
OS Grid Reference: NZ3002888785
OS Grid Coordinates: 430028, 588785
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1924, -1.5299
NZ 38 NW
3/37 Deepleigh Residential
14/4/49 listed as Woodhorn
Vicarage, now old folks' home. C18 in 2 phases, perhaps incorporating older
fabric; early C19 east wing, some C20 alterations. Squared stone; east wing
tooled stone with tooled-and-margined dressings; renewed pantile roof with old
South (garden) front 2 storeys, in 2 sections: C18 part 2 + 3 + 3 bays; 6th bay
has altered flush-panelled door under Gothick fanlight in archivolt; C20 12-pane
casements in old openings with renewed lintels and sills. Coped left gable,
roof hipped to right; left end and 2 ridge stacks. Set back to right, 2 bay
east wing with similar windows in alternating-block surrounds, on 1st floor
only; roof hipped to right.
Rear elevation shows 2 projecting wings; that to left has renewed door in old
openings with armorial tablet over; to right mounting block and 12-pane sash
stair window, on 1st floor trompe l'oeil window and renewed 12-pane sash under
keyed lintels. Wing to right also has 12-pane sash stair window.
Interior: 2 open-string open-well stairs with stick balusters and moulded
newels. Fielded-panel doors. One room has egg-and-dart cornice. Sitting room
has recess with segmental moulded arch, probably for display of china.
Listing NGR: NZ3002888785
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Source: English Heritage
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