Description: Flotterton House
Date Listed: 29 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236315
OS Grid Reference: NU0011702426
OS Grid Coordinates: 400117, 602426
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3159, -1.9997
NU 00 SW
3/76 Flotterton House
House. 1826 by John Dobson for Mr. Weallans. Ashlar with plinth and Lakeland
slate roof. Square main block with lower service wings to left.
Garden front: 2 storeys, 5 bays with full-height, 3-bay central bow window.
Angle pilasters. On ground floor full-length 15-pane sashes, margined in
outer bays. On 1st floor shortened 9-pane sashes, again margined in outer
bays. Cornice and projecting stone eaves. Hipped roof with 2 corniced ridge
Lower 4-bay service wing to left has slightly-recessed right bay with half-
glazed door and overlight, 6-pane sash above and dentilled cornice. Elsewhere
16-pane sashes on ground floor and small 8-pane sashes above. Hipped roof.
Entrance front: 3 bays. Half glazed door in recessed porch with 2 square
Tuscan columns in antis. 12-pane sashes with moulded sills and aprons.
Interior: Cantilevered stair with stick balusters. Sitting room has frieze
with row of palmettes and row of Greek key. Dining room frieze has pairs of
cornucopia alternating with palmettes;dentil cornice above.
Listing NGR: NU0011702426
Source: English Heritage
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