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Rylstone House Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Shanklin, Isle of Wight

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Latitude: 50.6259 / 50°37'33"N

Longitude: -1.1756 / 1°10'32"W

OS Eastings: 458407

OS Northings: 81010

OS Grid: SZ584810

Mapcode National: GBR 9DS.PL2

Mapcode Global: FRA 87FF.1TL

Entry Name: Rylstone House Hotel

Listing Date: 14 February 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1034300

English Heritage Legacy ID: 310245

Location: Shanklin, Isle of Wight, PO37

County: Isle of Wight

Civil Parish: Shanklin

Built-Up Area: Shanklin

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Church of England Parish: Shanklin St Blasius

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text

1352-0/8/211 Rylstone House Hotel

Hotel, formerly house. c1860 cottage ornee. Built of stone
rubble with timber decorative treatment and roof mainly
covered in fishscale tiles. 2 parallel ranges. 2 storeys, 3
windows. South-east elevation has off-central projecting gable
with elaborate fretted bargeboards and pendants. 1st floor
projects on stone corbels and moulded wooden bressumer and has
applied diagonal framing and 4-light oriel window on brackets.
Ground floor 4-light window with hood moulding. This is
flanked by smaller gables with elaborate fretted bargeboards
and pendants. 2-light casements with stone hood moulding.
Ground floor has 5-light canted bays to sides and off-central
2-centred arched doorway under gable with elaborate fretted
surround. Late C19 wood and glazed conservatory to right-hand
side. Roof and gables have crested ridge tiles and there are 4
clusters of elaborate terracotta moulded chimneystacks.
South-west elevation has small gable with applied
timber-framing. North-east elevation has 2 gables, some
pointed--lancets and the returned verandah. The north-west
elevation has end gables with elaborate bargeboards and a
small central hipped bay. Carved bressumer the whole length. 4
windows, including 2 oriels on 1st floor and 2 bays on ground
Interior has a fine staircase with scrolled tread ends and 2
turned balusters to each tread and 4-panelled doors with
elaborate carving. Stylistically similar to Chine Lodge (see
item 8/214) .

Listing NGR: SZ5840781010

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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