Description: The Dower House
Date Listed: 21 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 250843
OS Grid Reference: SU3445198115
OS Grid Coordinates: 434451, 198115
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6808, -1.5031
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House. c.1820. Squared and coursed limestone; limestone ashlar dressings; Welsh
slate roof; rendered stacks. Double-depth plan. Regency style. 2 storeys;
3-window range. Semi-circular arch with chamfered architrave to 6-panelled (2
glazed) door with fanlight. Tuscan porch surmounted by balcony railings.
Semi-circular stone arch to sash over door. Flat stone arches to first-floor
sashes and on ground floor. French windows open onto small railed balconies
similar to that over the porch. Broad overhanging eaves. Gabled M-shaped roof;
gable end stacks. Rear elevation has flat stone arches over sashes which flank
semi-circular stone arches over 2 central sashes. One-bay extension to right in
similar style and materials has late C19 gabled extension to rear and right.
Interior: 6-panelled doors in panelled reveals. Straight flight with winders
stair with wreathed handrail. Partial inspection only.
Listing NGR: SU3445198115
Source: English Heritage
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