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40 and 42, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Ventnor, Isle of Wight

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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

Plus Code: 9C2WHQWW+47

Entry Name: 40 and 42, High Street

Listing Date: 15 July 1976

Grade: II

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

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(South Side)
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

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