Red House

14 Jun 2000
Red House, Church Street, Aspley Guise, Mid Bedfordshire, Bedfordshire, MK17 8DQ
Photograph (Digital)


This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SP 9436-9536 ASPLEY GUISE CHURCH STREET 5/11 Red House 23.1.61 GV II House, now residential home for the elderly. C18, substantially reworked C19, and apparently incorporating a C17 structure. Variety of red bricks, C17 ones vitrified, C18 parts with chequerwork patterning in flared headers. Clay tile roof. 8-window range, 2 storeys and attics. 2 LH bays mostly C19. RH bay C17, with brick coping to gable. Sash windows with glazing bars, those to 2 Lh bays C19 others C18 with moulded flush frames and thicker glazing bars. Gauged brick flat arches to windows of earlier part. 2 C19 gables break through eaves line above 2nd and 5th bays, both with sash window. 2 gabled dormers, also with sashes. Brick band at first floor level. C19 porch with pilasters, cornice and pediment of rubbed brick. 4-panel door with side-lights. Variety of ridge and gable end chimney stacks. Single-stored outbuildings project from both ends. Interior: rather plain, although retains C18 dog-leg staircase with turned balusters.

Listing NGR: SP9441736244


This is part of the Series: IOE01/2015 IOE Records taken by Serena Teer; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mrs Serena Teer. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Teer, Serena

Rights Holder: Teer, Serena


Brick, Clay, Tile, Tudor House, Elizabethan Monument <By Form>, Stuart Domestic, Jacobean Dwelling, Nursing Home, Health And Welfare, Residential Building

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