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The Grey House, Carlton-on-Trent

Description: The Grey House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 August 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 242724

OS Grid Reference: SK7988963836
OS Grid Coordinates: 479889, 363836
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1657, -0.8065

Location: Great North Road, Carlton-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire NG23 6NW

Locality: Carlton-on-Trent
Local Authority: Newark and Sherwood District Council
County: Nottinghamshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG23 6NW

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Listing Text

ROAD (east side)

4/21 The Grey House (formerly
11-8-61 listed as The Grey House and
G.V. II house adjoining)

House, formerly 2 houses. C18 and C19. Brick, partly roughcast
and colourwashed, with hipped slate roof. First floor band,
chamfered eaves, single ridge and 3 side wall stacks. 2 and 3
storeys, 5 plus 3 bays. Irregular L-plan. Main west front has 2
facades. To left, central rebated timber doorcase with scroll
brackets to hood, and panelled door with overlight, flanked by 2
glazing bar sashes with segmental heads. Above, 5 similar
sashes. Adjoining dwarf brick boundary wall with cambered ashlar
coping and cast iron railing, 2 terminal and 2 gate piers,
ashlar, with moulded pyramidal caps. Facade to right has central
glazing bar sash, flanked by single canted 2-storey bay windows
with dentillated cornices and flat lead roofs. Each has 3
glazing bar sashes. Above, central glazing bar sash with
shouldered architrave, and scrolled brackets to pediment.
Flanked by 3 glazing bar sashes. Above again, 3 glazing bar
sashes with shouldered architraves. South front has to right, 2
storey rear wing. Off-centre Doric porch with antae and plain
cornice. Panelled door with traceried fanlight. To left, 2
round headed casements. To right, 2 French windows with
overlights. Above, to right, 3 glazing bar sashes with segmental
heads. At rear, 2 two storey wings and C20 billiard room, all
with hipped slate roofs. Interior, refurnished c.1975, retains
C18 stair with wreathed handrail, turned newels, and stick
balusters. Similar secondary stairs with winder. 4 C18 panelled

Listing NGR: SK7988963836

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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