Puits de Leoville

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Puits de Leoville, St Ouen


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Property name

Puits de Leoville


Route de Vinchelez, St Ouen

Type of property

Country house with 18th century origins, redeveloped in 19th century


Sold for £865,000 in 2002 and £1,249,000 in 2011

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Historic Environment Record entry

Listed building

Circa 1700 origins with early 19th century alterations, this very fine house commands a prominent position forming the corner of two convergent roads.

The quality of building materials used and the balance achieved are striking.

Shown on the Richmond Map of 1795.

Two-storey, five-bay main house with later side and rear extensions.

Central entrance, double pile. Mahogany doglegged staircase, round handrail terminating in a swan neck, stick balusters

Ground floor east room has a stone 19th century fireplace. Ground floor west room has a matching fireplace, internal shutters, chamfered beam with scroll stops and joists with beaded edges, morticed in circa 1700.

The artist H M Jandron used to live at the property and produced some watercolours of the house during the 1920s.

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