Description: Horbatt House
Date Listed: 30 September 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 330598
OS Grid Reference: SE4512354145
OS Grid Coordinates: 445123, 454145
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9814, -1.3134
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SE 45 SW CATTAL CHAPEL STREET
7/19 Horbatt House
House with chapel, now house. Early C19 with late C19 alterations. Brown
brick, English bond, blue slate roof. 2 storeys, 4 bays, 1½ rooms deep.
C20 glazed door with overlight in bay 3. C20 glazed lean-to porch.
Round-headed archway to left, now covered by C20 lean-to greenhouse. Sash
windows with glazing bars in flush wood architraves. A blind window above
door. Incised splayed lintels to windows and door. End stacks and ridge
stack between bays 1 and 2. Rear elevation has blocked first-floor doorway
on right, with the remains of an external stair. Right return has C20
ground-floor windows and evidence of raised eaves. Interior: entrance is
into a narrow hall with original doors in reeded architraves with paterae to
rooms left and right. Left room has narrow reeded architrave and paterae to
window and similar mouldings to fireplace. Right room has recesses with
reeded surrounds flanking fireplace. The hall has a round-arched opening to
the staircase against the rear wall. First floor has a C19 inserted doorway
with 6-panel door into the end room, left. The left bay, first floor,
housed the Methodist Chapel until the new church was built to the east of
the house, c1892. The room apparently had no internal access, and was
reached by passing through the archway front left, to the external stairs at
Listing NGR: SE4512354145
Source: English Heritage
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