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Description: Bitton Hill
Date Listed: 15 July 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 28613
OS Grid Reference: ST6815270136
OS Grid Coordinates: 368152, 170136
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4293, -2.4595
5118 BITTON MILL LANE
ST 6870 13/137 Bitton Hill
Elegant classical villa of 1863 on an escarpment above Bitton. Two storeys,
coursed pennant rubble with ashlar quoins (channelled) and dressings.
Hipped slate roof, octagonal chimney stacks in valley. Band over ground
floor, heavy modillion eaves cornice. West front has 5 windows, plate
glass sashes in architraves, with pulvinated friezes and cornices to ground
floor, central 1st floor window tripartite centre light segment-headed.
Central porch opening, arched in channelled rustication, vaulted inner
porch ceiling, double doors, plain arched fanlight. One bay lower extension
to left. Return to south has 1-2-1 bays, outer ones break forward with
angled ground floor bay windows and tripartite 1st floor windows (centre
Stable wings to north-west not of special interest.
Listing NGR: ST6815270136
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Source: English Heritage
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