Description: 76 and 78, the Island
Date Listed: 11 September 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 313352
OS Grid Reference: ST8163741169
OS Grid Coordinates: 381637, 141169
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1695, -2.2640
HORNINGSHAM THE ISLAND
ST 84 SW
2/131 Nos 76 and 78 (formerly
listed as No 78 The Island)
Two semi-detached houses. Mid C18. Coursed rubble stone with
chamfered rusticated quoins, tiled hipped roof, brick stacks to
rear. 'L'-plan with No 76 on main front. Two-storey, 3-windowed;
sashes. Central 6-panelled door in beaded architrave with pediment
on consoles, 12-pane sash in beaded architraves either side, plat
band at sill level. First floor has three sashes in beaded
architraves. Attic has two hipped dormers with 2-light casements.
Right and left returns have one sash in beaded architrave to ground
and first floor, plat band. Rear wing has gabled porch to No 76,
two 2-light casements and one 2-light chamfered mullioned casement,
first floor has two chamfered mullioned casements and one 2-light
casement, gabled attic dormer. Rear of wing has C20 casements and
2-light mullioned casements. Main range has external brick stack
and lean-to brick extension.
Interior has 6-panelled doors, central stairs with boarded-over
balusters. This was probably the mill owner's house of the woollen
mill and factory which stood close by up until mid C19.
Listing NGR: ST8163741169
Source: English Heritage
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