Description: The Red House
Date Listed: 1 October 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 309553
OS Grid Reference: SZ4972889116
OS Grid Coordinates: 449728, 89116
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6996, -1.2972
Nos 97 & 98
SZ 4898 SE 2/40 (The Red House)
Very good C18 house of 2 storeys chequer brick with red brick window
dressings. Gable end old tile roof with 3 dormers, brick parapet with
3 panels of balusters, stone coping, moulded cornice and plain frieze,
stucco block string course. Entrance No 98 in single window bay to east.
Main block has 5 windows, the outer ones in slightly projecting bays,
recessed, sash, glazing bars, flat brick arches, block sills. Outer ground
floor windows have dentil pediments over. Central recessed door of
6 fielded panels good semi-circular fanlight, reveals formed by paired
Doric pilasters, moulded arch over. A good porch of Roman Ionic-columns
and pilasters to wall with entablature of plain frieze and dentil
cornice, has been removed.
Photograph in NMR.
Listing NGR: SZ4972089123
Source: English Heritage
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