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Description: Hamstone House
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 286952
OS Grid Reference: TQ0778761753
OS Grid Coordinates: 507787, 161753
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3447, -0.4538
TQ 06SE BOROUGH OF ELMBRIDGE SOUTH RIDGE
St. George's Hill
4/381 Hamstone House
House. 1938 by Ian Forbes in Georgian tradition. Brown ham stone ashlar with roofs
obscured by attic and parapets. 2 storeys with attic to centre on moulded plinth.
Concave segmental front with centre pavilion and two storey projecting quadrant walls
to panelled end piers supporting stacks. 3 bay pavilion to centre with projecting
bow to middle rising to gull height. Casement windows in incised surrounds with
keystones over, the central first floor window dropping down into ground floor.
Centre door under projecting flat hood. Single storey walls to sides with oval
windows, entrance walls across the front ending in circular piers supporting lamps.
Garden(south) front: curving away from the centre at 45 degrees. 3 bay wings separated
by square piers from 5 bay centre. Central first floor bay to outer wings contain
doubled casement doors to balcony. Round arched windows across the ground floor.
Central 5 bays on first floor set back behind balcony with iron balustrade.
Listing NGR: TQ0778761753
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Source: English Heritage
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