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Ivy House, Sunbury-on-Thames

Description: Ivy House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 288001

OS Grid Reference: TQ1124069036
OS Grid Coordinates: 511240, 169036
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4094, -0.4020

Location: 92 French Street, Staines, Surrey TW16 5JY

Locality: Sunbury-on-Thames
Local Authority: Spelthorne Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: TW16 5JY

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Listing Text


4/29 Ivy House


House, extended and divided. Late C17/Early C18, extended in C18 and altered in
C20. Brown brick with red brick dressings and hipped, plain tiled roofs. L-
shaped plan with wing projecting to left. Three storeys on old range, two storeys
on wing. Rear end stacks on old range, further stacks on left of wing under
corbelled tops. Cement-rendered angle pier to right and shallow plat bands over
ground floor and first floor. Boxed wooden eaves. Three bays on old elevation
with three 9-pane, glazing-bar sash windows across the second floor under renewed
gauged brick heads. Central window in shallow break with dressings extending down
to central window on first floor. Three 12-pane, glazing-bar sash windows on
first floor under gauged brick heads, that to centre with ogee cut brick decoration
to head. Two 12-pane, glazing-bar sash windows on ground floor, one either side
of door of six panels in panelled strip surround with traceried fanlight and open
pediment in console brackets over. Left hand wing:- Two 12-pane first floor sash
windows and two C20 windows below. Moulded eaves cornice to roof. Return front
with one first floor glazing-bar sash window and pentice extension to ground floor
with mullioned and transomed glazing-bar casement fenestration. Left hand return
front:- Three glazing-bar sashes to first floor under wood canopies to upper sash.
The house is built on the site of Cromwell House, a residence of Thomas Cromwell,
Earl of Essex, 1514-1522.

Listing NGR: TQ1124069036

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Source: English Heritage

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