Description: Forecourt Rails to Hylands House
Date Listed: 10 April 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 290673
OS Grid Reference: TQ2022659907
OS Grid Coordinates: 520226, 159907
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3256, -0.2759
10.4.54. Hylands House.
to Hylands House.
TQ 2059 34/37
Circa 1740. Three storeys, stock brick with red brick dressings. Five
tall narrow sash windows, with outer ones to each side of half width.
Two later 2 storey canted brick bays with cornice and blocking course
in similar style to house replacing two windows each, each side of the
centre. Central Corinthian fluted pilastered doorcase having ornamental
panel of foliage between the capitals, frieze with shield and moulded
dentilled cornice. Central 1st floor window with round head, plain band
surround of rubbed brick with stone key and archivolts, stone cill and
brackets; similar flat arched window 2nd floor. Bands between storeys,
angle quoins, cornice, panelled parapet. Flat topped mansard elate roofed
attic to top floor with three sash windows,
Interior. Original staircase with open string, carved brackets and twisted
balusters. West ground floor room has marble chimneypiece and glazed
china cupboard, panelled walls. East front room also with marble chimneypiece.
C18 rails in poor condition to forecourt.
Nos 67, 69, The Hylands including forecourt walls, piers, clairvoyee and
gates, No 71, Hylands house including forecourt railings and No 75 form
Listing NGR: TQ2022659907
Source: English Heritage
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