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6, St James's Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Ryde, Isle of Wight

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Latitude: 50.7305 / 50°43'49"N

Longitude: -1.164 / 1°9'50"W

OS Eastings: 459100

OS Northings: 92658

OS Grid: SZ591926

Mapcode National: GBR 9CN.0K3

Mapcode Global: FRA 87G4.SF9

Entry Name: 6, St James's Street

Listing Date: 18 May 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1222233

English Heritage Legacy ID: 414356

Location: Ryde, Isle of Wight, PO33

County: Isle of Wight

Civil Parish: Ryde

Built-Up Area: Ryde

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Church of England Parish: Ryde

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text

No 6
SZ 5992 3/291


Circa 1800 an early and substantial house for Ryde. Entrance front facing
North. Three storeys stucco faced. The walls raised with brick coping
to conical eaves of low pitch hipped slate roof. Three windows, recessed,
sash, glazing bars intact, block sills. Superimposed bay windows of
three lights to ground and first floor West. Sashes, glazing bars intact
ground floor, incised dividing pilaster strips, plain frieze, shallow project-
ing cornice, flaired to side, incised panels to first floor apron. Fine
Tuscan porch with free standing columns to front pilasters to wall, entabla-
ture over, now glazed in. Recessed door of six incised panels in architrave

Elevation to street is rough cast with rendered bands and surround. Two
windows, recessed, sash, later glazing bars, rendered surrounds, block
sills. Single storey stucco faced wing to West, with parapet and block
string course. Round headed withe containing a small casement window,
hatch to left.

The interior contains a good but simple, central staircase. Continuous
mahogany handrail, plain square balusters, scrolled round at foot. The
tread mouldings project with shaped brackets applied to side. The
flight rise round a narrow rectangular well, curved at each end.

Forms a group with No 5 St Thomas's Street.

Listing NGR: SZ5910492661

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

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