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Westby House and Boundary Wall, Southwell

Description: Westby House and Boundary Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 August 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 242488

OS Grid Reference: SK6979953610
OS Grid Coordinates: 469799, 353610
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0752, -0.9596

Locality: Southwell
Local Authority: Newark and Sherwood District Council
County: Nottinghamshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG25 0JX

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Listing Text


1919-0/10/182 (North West side)
11/08/61 No.50
Westby House and boundary wall


House and boundary wall. Mid C18, rear range dated 1804 on
rainwater head, mid C19 additions and alterations. Brick,
rendered and colourwashed, with stone dressings and hipped
slate and plain tile roofs. Single side wall and single ridge
stacks. 2 storey C18 east front has chamfered eaves and
projecting pedimented centre. 5 C19 plain sashes. Central
moulded stone doorcase with cornice on scroll brackets,
flanked by single canted flat roofed bay windows with plain
sashes. Irregular west front, 3 windows, has 2 plain sashes
and a cross casement, all with segmental heads. Above, central
casement flanked by single blanks. To left, panelled door, the
top 2 panels glazed, and to right, 2 sashes of different
types, flanked by single casements. Interior has flagged
entrance hall with modillion cornice and 2 round headed
openings to west. On either side, a 6-panelled door. Room to
right has elaborate pierced cornice and mid C19 marble
fireplace. Room to left has a reeded wooden fireplace. Both
have panelled doors in moulded cases. Staircase with vase and
stem balusters and turned newels. 2 C18 panelled doors.
Chamfered ceiling beams in rear range. Outside, coped brick
boundary wall approx. 60M long, with 2 round headed close
boarded doors, that to left under a gable.

Listing NGR: SK6979953610

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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