Date Listed: 21 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 288451
OS Grid Reference: TQ0850246447
OS Grid Coordinates: 508502, 146447
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2069, -0.4482
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TQ 04 NE SHERE CP BURROWS CROSS
House. Circa 1897 by Sir Edwin Lutyens. Whitewashed brick below with tile
hanging above under plain tiled roof, half-hipped to left. Two storeys
with attics under large hipped roof, square bay dormer projecting, and
breaking through the eaves to left of centre. Tall proportions with very
high first floor. Stack to left, double end corbelled stack to left of
main range with massive corbelled cross ridge stack to right. Highly
irregular fenestration with tall, narrow, staircase window to left and two
leaded casements under dormer to left of centre. One leaded casement first
floor right, one window to ground floor left. Mullioned and transomed
window to ground floor right under penticed hood. Large gabled tile hung
shallow brick porch to left of centre with panelled door and flanking single
light window. Flat roofed tile hung and brick range projecting to right.
Right hand return front: large gable. Single storey square bay with rounded
corners to left, two storey angle bay to right end.
Rear: double gable with angle bay to left and square bay to first floor
right, open underneath with flat patio to right.
The house was originally set in a Gertrude Jekyll garden.
Listing NGR: TQ0850246447
Source: English Heritage
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