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The Red House, Newport

Description: The Red House

Grade: II
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

Location: 91 B3323, Newport, Isle of Wight PO30 1BD

Locality: Newport
County: Isle of Wight
Country: England
Postcode: PO30 1BD

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Listing Text

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

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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