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Description: Holly House and Attached Front Wall
Date Listed: 2 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 332556
OS Grid Reference: SE4696190955
OS Grid Coordinates: 446961, 490955
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3120, -1.2797
KEPWICK MAIN STREET
SE 49 SE
2/22 HOLLY HOUSE and
attached front wall
House and attached front wall. Dated 1720 with later additions. Coursed
squared stone; pantile roof. T-shaped plan. 2 Storeys, 2 bays with wing added
to rear left and added cell on left which has rear outshut. Earlier range (on
right): stone is herringbone-tooled; two 16-pane sashes in flush wood
architraves to each floor and a small fire window to left on ground floor all
with herringbone-tooled ashlar lintels, the sashes with projecting ashlar cills;
shaped kneelers; raised verges with ashlar coping; ashlar end stacks, that to
left shouldered, that to right with table, cornice and incised date. Added cell
on left, probably early C19 of smaller stones: quoins on left; small 4-pane sash
to left of C20 glazed door with a single 4-pane sash above, lintels as before,
lst-floor window with projecting cill; eaves band; shaped kneeler and ashlar
coping to left gable. Rear: C19 wing has quoins to ground floor, two Cl9
lst-floor windows, shaped kneelers, ashlar coping and stacks . Wall attached to
front, approx. 1 metre high, has flat ashlar coping and returns to house, ramped
up at each end and with break for gateway.
Listing NGR: SE4696190955
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Source: English Heritage
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