This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SS9745 BIRCHAM ROAD, Alcombe 900-1/4/122 (South side) 28/10/76 Gowrie, Little Court and Iona and attached outhouse and walls to rear (Formerly Listed as: BIRCHAM ROAD, Alcombe (South side) Gowrie, Little Court and Iona)
3 houses each with a forward-facing gable. c1840. Painted render to the front; rubblestone, tile-hung to the upper storeys of the rear; shallow-pitched slate roofs, bracketed to the front, with brick stacks to the valleys and end slopes. Double-depth plans with late C19 additions to the rear. Unusual Picturesque style with gabled villa-type facades. 2 storeys with attics; each house symmetrical 2-window range. 8/8-pane sash windows to the first floor, 10/10-panes to the ground floor, various small windows to the attics and two C20 windows to the first floor of the central house; the windows of Gowrie are late C20 replacements. Trellised pedimented porches over studded doors. Small set-back painted rubblestone ranges with late C19 windows to far left and right. INTERIORS not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: a rubblestone outhouse and high rear garden walls enclose the back gardens.
Listing NGR: SS9761645186
This is part of the Series: IOE\Rayner_R.M IOE Records for Rayner, R.M; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England
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Photographer: Rayner, R.M
Rights Holder: Rayner, R.M
Render, Rubble, Slate, Tile, Georgian House, Victorian Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Oubliette, Unassigned, Building, Garden Wall, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Wall, Barrier