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Ashley House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Epsom and Ewell, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.3323 / 51°19'56"N

Longitude: -0.2672 / 0°16'2"W

OS Eastings: 520811

OS Northings: 160675

OS Grid: TQ208606

Mapcode National: GBR 93.WV9

Mapcode Global: VHGRP.BR2Z

Entry Name: Ashley House

Listing Date: 10 April 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1289636

English Heritage Legacy ID: 290604

Location: Epsom and Ewell, Surrey, KT18

County: Surrey

District: Epsom and Ewell

Town: Epsom and Ewell

Electoral Ward/Division: Town

Built-Up Area: Epsom

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Epsom St Martin

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Ashley House
TQ 2060 30/7 10.4.54.

Dated 1769 on rain water head. Front:- Three storeys, stock brick, 1
- 3 - 1 sashes. Central projection under pediment, bands between floors,
pediment with oeuil-de-boeuf. Adam type central doorcase with composite
Tower of the Winds and Ionic columns and back pilasters. Fluted frieze
with six circular recessed paterae, cornice. Round arched surround with
mask and fielded panelled reveals. Semi-circular fanlight. Steps up.
Bands between storeys. Cornice with coved and fluted modillions, capped
parapet. Side to North:- Red brick central projecting feature with Ionic
columned Venetian window on 1st floor in double arch of rubbed brick.
Painted broken pediment over. Ramped parapet. Side to South:- Red brick,
six windows, ramped parapet. Rear:- Red brick, three storeys, 1 - 3
- 1 sash w ndows, the outer ones in slight projections. Band over ground
floor windows; sill band to 2nd floor windows. Cornice and parapet, small
pediments to projections. Central Ionic columned pedimented doorcase
with round arch. Projecting one-storey segmental bowed extension on right;
painted cornice and parapet.
South East ground floor room with rich stucco panelling, carved and ornamented
chimneypiece with marble slips. North-East room similar but simpler character.
Mahogany doors to principal rooms. Entry hall with plaster panelling,
intersection with North-South passage with Ionic columns and 4-part vault.
Original staircase with turned fluted balusters, carved brackets. Second
floor with panelled room and chimneypiece. Illustrated in Stanley C Ramsay's
"Smaller houses of the late Georgian Period".

Listing NGR: TQ2081160675

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