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Latitude: 50.5953 / 50°35'43"N
Longitude: -1.2043 / 1°12'15"W
OS Eastings: 456417
OS Northings: 77591
OS Grid: SZ564775
Mapcode National: GBR 9F4.NBZ
Mapcode Global: FRA 87CH.GN4
Entry Name: 40 and 42, High Street
Listing Date: 15 July 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1266702
English Heritage Legacy ID: 420808
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 St Catherine
Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth
Nos 40 and 42
SZ 5677 2/97
3 storey stucco faced houses intended as part of incomplete terrace. Circa 1840.
Upper floors flanked by pilasters with string at pedestal level carried across
1st floor, bed mould to frieze as capping, band course, blocking course. No 40
has 3 windows to upper floors, centre blind; flat surrounds to those on 2nd floor
with moulded sills on consoles. 1st floor windows have architrave surrounds
with entablatures over - the centre window is blind and has inset fluted pilasters
bearing archivolt arch with key - ornate scroll and wreath cast iron balconettes
between capped dies rising from moulded sill course. Glazing bar sashes. No 42
has similar details but 2 windows only. Ground floor has rusticated pilasters
each end and round arched doorways with doors of 2 vertical panels. The fanlight
of No 42 retains marginal and concentric glazing pattern; inset flanking pilasters.
Otherwise altered shop front and modern fascia.
Nos 34 to 48 (even) form a group of which Nos 34 to 38 (even) and Nos 44 to 48
(even) are of local interest only.
Listing NGR: SZ5641777591
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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