Categories of Special Interest
In Use As
1750 - 1790
Detached five-bay two-storey house, built c. 1770, having four-bay return with pitched roof, single-bay single-storey block with lean-to artificial slate roof to rear (south) elevation and west elevation of return, and single-bay single-storey addition with corrugated sheet catslide roof to rear elevation and east elevation of return. Hipped slate and artificial slate roofs with rendered chimneystacks and cast-iron rainwater goods. Rendered walls. Square-headed openings throughout, having render surrounds and with timber casement windows to first floor and two-over-two pane timber sliding sash windows to ground floor front elevation, two-over-two pane timber sliding sash windows to west elevation and to east elevation of return, timber casement windows to east elevation. Square-headed opening with render surround and timber panelled door with integral overlight. Rendered plinth wall and square-profile piers with wrought-iron railings and pedestrian gate.
Though missing some historic fabric, the form and proportions remain intact and are representative of eighteenth century urban domestic architecture. Plan form very similar to that of East Village Studios on same road, with which it forms an interesting pair. Visible from the road, makes architectural contribution to village of Ballinacurra.