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Lisle Combe

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ventnor, Isle of Wight

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.5882 / 50°35'17"N

Longitude: -1.2346 / 1°14'4"W

OS Eastings: 454275

OS Northings: 76777

OS Grid: SZ542767

Mapcode National: GBR 9F9.0P0

Mapcode Global: FRA 879J.2TB

Entry Name: Lisle Combe

Listing Date: 15 July 1976

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225493

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421888

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: St Lawrence St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text

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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