Description: The Willows
Willow Vale House
Date Listed: 22 July 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 266382
OS Grid Reference: ST7792748128
OS Grid Coordinates: 377927, 148128
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2319, -2.3175
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5363 WILLOW VALE
No 12 (Willow Vale
House) and The Willows
(formerly listed as
ST 7748 SE 5/118 22.7.49 Willow House and
Willow Vale House: built before 1741 (deeds). Extension wing (The Willows) built
1816 by John Olive (a dyer). Coursed rubble, overall cornice and parapet. Willow
Vale House is 2 storeys, 5 windows, sashed in raised architraves, portico with
flat entablature on 2 Roman Doric columns, panelled door. The Willow has 3 large
sashes to 1st floor and wrought-iron window guards. New door and window to ground
floor; partly brick and timber mid-C19 extension to rear. Pitched path in front.
Interior: the stairs have straight string, turned balusters and heavy handrail
(newels modern), they appear to have been moved to present position (possibly 1816).
Ground floor rooms of Willow Vale House have 1816 reeded architraves.
Listing NGR: ST7792748128
Source: English Heritage
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