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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: ROMAN VILLA

List entry Number: 1034658

Location

ROMAN VILLA, AVONDALE ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Isle of WightUnitary AuthorityNewport

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 01-Feb-1972

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 309435

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

1. 1445 Roman Villa (Avondale Road) SZ 5088 NW 7/316

I

2. (Administered by Isle of Wight County Council) Roman Villa, discovered in 1926. Corridor type, major part roofed over and containing well preserved bath-suite. The steam bath has its original flooring and some of the box flues are still in position. The hypocaust as a whole is in good condition. A number of rooms retain pavements of geometric design. A fireplace survives as does part of its plaster hood. A number of stone roofing tiles have been recovered. The existing walls are of local stone. . - A.M.

Listing NGR: SZ5011688536

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National Grid Reference: SZ 50116 88536

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