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A Grade II Listed Building in Ventnor, Isle of Wight

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Latitude: 50.5977 / 50°35'51"N

Longitude: -1.2002 / 1°12'0"W

OS Eastings: 456699

OS Northings: 77862

OS Grid: SZ566778

Mapcode National: GBR 9F4.HC7

Mapcode Global: FRA 87CH.B70

Plus Code: 9C2WHQXX+3W

Entry Name: Monksilver

Listing Date: 15 July 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225220

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421493

Location: Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38

County: Isle of Wight

Civil Parish: Ventnor

Built-Up Area: Ventnor

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Church of England Parish: Ventnor Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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(North Side)
No 3 (Monksilver)
SZ 5677 2/135
Circa 1840-50 slightly Gothicised villa, raised on terrace. 3 storeys and basement
rendered rubble, flanking gabled breaks of 3 storeys with 2 storey and attic centre.
Deep eaves to gables with finials. Slate roof. Grouped octagonal rendered chimneys
and diagonally set brick ones. One window to gabled breaks, casements in rusticated
surrounds, those on 1st floor of 2 4-centred arched lights with marginal glazing.
Canted bays with similar marginal glazing to ground floor. Octagonal wood co1umns
to altered balconies over canted bays. The recessed centre has 2 gabled dormers;
3 windows 1st floor, centre one broader and blind, outer ones marginal glazed sashes.
2 small panels with drip moulds flank central 4-centred arch doorway with drip

Nos 1 to 3 (consec), Veryan and Norvic, and Swiss Cottage and Cressingham form
a group, of which Swiss Cottage and Cressingham are of local interest only.

Listing NGR: SZ5669977862

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