JIREH HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1209438
Date first listed:
18-Jan-1967
Statutory Address:
JIREH HOUSE, THE SQUARE

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Location

Statutory Address:
JIREH HOUSE, THE SQUARE

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

District:
Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Yarmouth
National Grid Reference:
SZ 35427 89698

Details

YARMOUTH

SZ3589 THE SQUARE 1354-0/10/400 (West side) 18/01/67 Jireh House

GV II

Tea Rooms and Guest House, at one time a public house. Late C16 in origin, altered in early C19. Built of stone rubble with ashlar quoins, heightened in cement rendering to front and old brickwork to other elevations. Slate roof with end brick chimneystack. 2 storeys 4 windows, mainly C19 casements. Ground floor has 3 stone relieving arches, 2 16-pane sashes and 1 20-pane sash in moulded architraves. Early C19 doorcase has pilasters and 6 reeded panels. Right side elevation has plinth and blocked-in light to gable. C19 brick and slate extension to rear. Tea room on ground floor right has late C16 four centred stone arched chimneypiece with blank spandrels. C16 and C17 plank and muntin screen divides tea room from hall. Hall has axial beam chamfered with lambs tongue stop and decorative top to upright post with carving of apples and pears. Early C19 curved staircase with scrolled tread ends and 2 turned balusters to each step and 2 round-headed alcoves. 1st floor has ovolo-moulded beam with lambs tongue stop. Roof has principal rafters and clasped purlins and collar beam removed.

Listing NGR: SZ3542789698

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
393294
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 08 Mar 2004
Reference: IOE01/10653/16
Rights: Copyright IoE Dr Barry Senior. Source Historic England Archive
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