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Dunsborough House, Ripley

Description: Dunsborough House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 288708

OS Grid Reference: TQ0524657200
OS Grid Coordinates: 505246, 157200
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3042, -0.4916

Location: Ripley, Surrey GU23 6AL

Locality: Ripley
Local Authority: Guildford Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: GU23 6AL

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Listing Text


2/127 Dunsborough House


House. C17 core, refaced in C18, extended and altered in late C18 and c19, extended
further to right in C20. Old range to left of centre with extension set back to
right, projecting to left, end range to left connected by screen wall.
Main house: Two storeys with attics in gables. Rebuilt stack to left of right hand
gable, further stack to rear. Ribbed,square-domed,open lantern to ridge of right
hand gable. Plat band over ground floor, cornice over first floor and brick string
coursed coping around the gables. Four bays. 12-pane glazing bar sash fenestration,
four windows to each floor under gauged brick heads. C20 extension to right, open on
ground floor with three thin Doric columns. Fine C17 door and case on left hand wall
of porch with 6 fielded panels in fluted Doric pilaster surround.
Extension to right: Two storeys with five cambered head leaded casement windows in
first floor, 4 below. Half-glazed, cambered head door to left under flat hood;
further door to right through brick arch. Further, lower extension set back to right
Left hand extension: 2 bay C19 extension to left of main house: 1 storey with plat
band to base of parapet. 2 tall 15-Pane glazing bar sash windows under gauged brick
heads. C20 screen wall at 90 degrees with moulded brick semi-dome under plat band to
C20 rectangular block to end.
Garden front: 2 bay C19 range to right. C20 extensions to left. Early C18 gabled
bay set back to centre with string courses to each floor. Glazed door and 2 glazing
bar sash windows on first floor.

Listing NGR: TQ0524657200

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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