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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.


List entry Number: 1225493



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


District: Isle of Wight

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Ventnor

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 15-Jul-1976

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 421888

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UNDERCLIFF DRIVE 1. 5271 St Lawrence Lisle Combe SZ 57 NW 5/175 2. Early C19 large "cottage orné". One of the early Undercliff residences set in spacious grounds below the road. 2 storeys stone rubble with quoins. Asymmetrical design. Numerous openwork bargeboard gables with finials. Mullioned diamond leaded casements with drip moulds. 2 storey gabled porch with small 1st floor oriel, 4 centred arched entrance. Steep slate roofs with red brick Tudor style chimneys, overhanging eaves. Asymmetrical south garden front: recessed part with 2 hipped bargeboard gables to south-west. 2 gables over outer bays of centre block with small oriels. 2 gabled dormers to centre. Ground floor tiled roof verandah with central gable. The wings have rectangular part roof bay windows on 1st floor. Projecting right hand gabled block with gabled broad break, similar diamond leaded casements and marginal glazing. West return of this block has oriel bay window beneath gable. Picturesque composition. Associated with the Yarborough family.

Listing NGR: SZ5427576777

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National Grid Reference: SZ 54275 76777


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