Survey Data

Reg No

20827200


Rating

Regional


Categories of Special Interest

Architectural Artistic


Original Use

House


In Use As

House


Date

1810 - 1830


Coordinates

179968, 66495


Date Recorded

23/08/2007


Date Updated

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Description

Terraced two-bay three-storey over basement house, built c. 1820, having dormer attic. Pitched slate roof with rendered chimneystacks and timber bargeboards to dormers. Rendered walls with channel rustication to ground floor and giant order Ionic pilasters to upper floors. Square-headed openings with timber sliding sash windows and cast-iron sill guards. Moulded render surrounds to upper floor openings. Tripartite opening to ground floor having render voussoirs. Round-headed opening with render voussoirs and spoked fanlight over half-glazed timber panelled door having flanking Doric-style pilasters. Limestone steps to entrance having cast-iron railings. Cast-iron railings with limestone plinths to site.

Appraisal

Decorative early nineteenth century house, featuring a classical theme identified by moulded window surrounds and elegant fenestration rhythm. The Ionic style pilasters add artistic interest to the fa├žade. The limestone steps and cast-iron railings further enhance the composition.