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THE ROUND HOUSE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: THE ROUND HOUSE

List entry Number: 1158047

Location

THE ROUND HOUSE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Central Bedfordshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Brogborough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Oct-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 06-Feb-1987

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 38363

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

RIDGMONT BROGBOROUGH SP 93 NE 6/66 The Round House (formerly 22.10.52 listed as Brogborough Park Farmhouse) - II

House. C17, occupied (though not necessarily built) by Col. John Okey in 1650's Reworked C19. Red brick with ashlar dressings, quoins formed by raised brickwork. Steep hipped clay tile roof. 2 storeys on a basement. Double pile plan, 3 windows to side elevations, 4 windows to front elevation. W (front) elevation: basement brickwork is C19, that to upper floors C17. Mullion and transom windows containing small-paned metal casements. 2nd and 4th windows of first floor are blind, 2nd one extended downwards to level of first floor brick band. First floor has central oeil-de-boeuf with radiating metal glazing bars. Basement has C19 windows and plank door. Ground floor doorway is to RH, approached by flight of steps. C19 4-panel door, the surrounding brickwork rebuilt. C19 open porch of oak, with turned balusters and hipped tile roof. C19 deep bracketed eaves. Central multiple chimney stack has 8 linked octagonal shafts with moulded bases and caps. Side elevations: N one has similar fenestration to front, several windows blind. S one rebuilt C19, windows having only timber mullions and transoms. This elevation has C20 lean-to addition to ground floor. Rear elevation: C19 single-storeyed outbuildings adjoin. From this hipped porch projects southwards, the southern part of C17 brick with blocked oeil-de-beouf. Interior: rather plain.



Listing NGR: SP9700738517

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National Grid Reference: SP 97007 38517

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