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Description: 64, Lower Road
Date Listed: 12 October 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 319195
OS Grid Reference: SU1257230469
OS Grid Coordinates: 412572, 130469
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0734, -1.8219
1594 (South Side)
SU 1230 8/502
Dated 1848. 2 storey villa built of cob with rendered facing, rusticated
quoins. Steep pitch hipped slate roof with deep flat eaves. South garden
front has 2 windows both floors, marginal glazed recessed sashes. Later red
brick 2 storey extension to west. Entrance front at east end. One marginal
glazed sash window on lst floor. Central door of 6 panels in panelled reveal.
2 pane marginal glazed fanlight. Surround of stucco pilasters, frieze and
projecting cornice. Small 2 light marginal glazed casement to right. North
elevation has 2 windows as on garden front and later small sash to centre
of 1st floor.
A relief of a woman on horseback (Amazon?) with the date 1848 is set at the
foot of the former western outside wall now enclosed by later brick extension.
The house is unusual in being built of cob at this date.
See No 76 for former outhouse.
Listing NGR: SU1257230469
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Source: English Heritage
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