This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
ST4409 EAST STREET 876-1/7/61 (South side) 06/09/74 No.6 Ayres House and attached railings
House. Mid C19. MATERIALS: squared and coursed limestone with Ham Hill stone plinth and dressings, slate roof with stone coping and stacks, extended in brick, to gable ends. PLAN: double-depth plan. EXTERIOR: Classical style. 2 storeys with basement; symmetrical 3-window range. Steps up to double doors with a large semi-circular overlight and round-arch doorcase with a Gibbs surround. Rusticated quoins, platband at cill-level, and a moulded eaves cornice. Late C19 horned 2/2-pane sashes with keystones to architraves. The right return has a tall round-arched stair window with margin panes. INTERIOR not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: spearhead area railings with acorn finials and scroll supports on a Ham Hill stone plinth are attached to the house on the left and to a gate pier with a pyramidal cap to the right, which is attached by a wall to the house.
Listing NGR: ST4420409808
© Mrs Judie Burman. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Burman, Judie
Rights Holder: Burman, Judie
Brick, Ham Hill Stone, Limestone, Slate, Georgian House, Victorian Monument (By Form), Domestic, Dwelling, Gate Pier, Unassigned, Wall, Barrier, Railings
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