Hampshire Treasures

Volume 6 ( East Hampshire)

Page 8 - Alton

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Description and DateRemarksProtectionGrid Ref. and
Punchcard No.
Cottage
C.18
Anstey Cottage. 2 storeys plus attic. Three bays. Colourwashed stucco. Old tile roof with tile-hung gable ends. Ground floor with central 6-panel door in architrave surround within a modern porch. Single window either side. First floor with three windows.     T. & C. P. Act
SU 727 403
0202 24A
Anstey Road
Building
C.18
Alton General Hospital (Stores Block). 2 storeys and attic. Red brick. Slate mansard roof. Thirteen bays wide, the central one advanced and pedimented. Formerly the Alton Workhouse. Erected 1793.     T. & C.P. Act
SU 724 399
0205 16
Building
C.17
Amery Hill School. Formerly Eggar's Grammar School, founded in 1642 by John Eggar whose initials, in iron, are in the left hand gable. 2 storeys plus attic, three bays wide. Red brick, tiled roof with central stack of four chimneys. Ground floor with central ledged oak door, with original knocker, in heavy moulded oak frame within later porch flanked on either side by two 5-light, mullioned and transomed casement windows. Moulded band at first floor level. Mullioned first floor and attic windows. A plain band at foot of gables is carried down over windows to form a drip mould. Later additions at rear and left-hand side. O.S.A. No. SU74 SW11. Ref:1. V.C.H., Vol. 2, pp.367, 387, 482. Ref: 2. History of Alton, (Curtis), pp.130-131, 300-1.     T. & C.P. Act
SU 724 400
0205 17
Houses (6)
C.19
Nos. 69-79 (odd). 2 storeys. Colourwashed brick. Slate roof. Two bays wide. Ground floor with, on the left, a recessed sash window beneath a blank tympanum, on the right a simple door, also with blank tympanum. First floor with two square recessed sash windows. No. 69, has contemporary shop window with pilasters left and right and entablature over, replacing ground floor sash.     T. & C.P. Act
SU 726 401
0202 30
House
C.19
No. 93. Thorn Cottage. 2 storeys. Stucco. Slate roof with flanking chimneys. Original house three bays wide. Ground floor with two tall windows and a central door with depressed arched head and radiating fanlight set within a frame of quadrant doric columns. Tuscan porch. First floor with three square windows. Later single bay extension.     T. & C.P. Act
SU 727 413
0202 23
House
C.18
No. 95, Anstey Close. 2 storeys. Pebble- dashed walls. Tiled roof, hipped at one end. Central door in deep reveal, within Tuscan porch.     T. & C.P. Act
SU 727 403
0202 22
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