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Hawke House, Shepperton

Description: Hawke House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 288007

OS Grid Reference: TQ1034768852
OS Grid Coordinates: 510347, 168852
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4080, -0.4148

Location: 80 Green Street, Staines, Surrey TW16 6RN

Locality: Shepperton
Local Authority: Spelthorne Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: TW16 6RN

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Listing Text


4/35 Hawke House


House, now offices. Early C18 with later C18 extension to right and C20 extensions
to left in similar style to form symmetrical composition. Brown brick with red
brick dressings on centre pavilion, yellow brick to ends. Hipped green slate
roofs, of lower pitch over ends. Two storey centre block with attics over basement
and with end stacks to rear. Rendered plot band over ground floor and extending to
wings. Deep modillioned eaves cornice. Three bays, centre bay projecting under
pediment. One 12-pane glazing-bar sash dormer window either side of pediment in
moulded surrounds. Three plate glass sashes to first floor in architrave surrounds,
that to centre with "shouldered" surround. One tripartite plate-glass sash in
rendered surround and with hoods over on volute scroll and palmette brackets, sills
on corbel blocks below, either side of central segmentally pedimented doorcase on
pilasters. Door of 4 panels, upper ones arched, under transome light. Two
cambered-head,blocked casement windows in basement storey each side. Single bay
link set back to either side of central pavilion with a roundel to the first floor
over a narrow 12-pane, glazing-bar sash window, connecting to end wings. Each
wing with brick dentilled eaves and three 20-pane, glazing-bar sashes on the first
floor under gauged brick heads. Three tripartite sashes on ground floor of each
wing with sills on corbel blocks and, gauged brick arches to blind panels above,
rising over plat band into the first floor. Right hand return front:- One sash
window on first floor and similar doorcase and door to centre of ground floor.
Rear:- Three bays to centre block with 3 dormers in roof, central one pedimented.
Interiors:- the majority now covered. C18 staircase. Home of Admiral Lord Hawke

Listing NGR: TQ1034768852

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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