Description: The Pheasantry
Date Listed: 6 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 235462
OS Grid Reference: SP8312460717
OS Grid Coordinates: 483124, 260717
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2384, -0.7841
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COGENHOE AND WHISTON CHURCH STREET
SP8360 (West side)
10/63 No. 15 (The Pheasantry)
House, formerly farmhouse. Early C18, altered C19 and C20. Coursed limestone
rubble, slate roof, brick ridge and end stacks, that to left on stone base.
3-unit plan. 2 storeys and attic; 7-window range. Central gabled stair-turret
rising wall above eaves with 3-light casement window to ground floor at low
level, 1-light mezzanine and attic windows, all with stone lintels and key
blocks, and upright keyed oval window to gable; worn datestone below gable
window. C20 4-panel door to right of stair-turret with stone lintel and keyblock
in verandah extending over windows to right. 2-light casement windows to left
and right of stair turret to ground and 1st floors, flanked by 1-light windows,
all with stone lintels and keyblocks. 2-light chamfered stone mullion cellar
window to left of centre, alternating limestone and ironstone quoins, bands or
ironstone at sill and lintel levels and ironstone-coped gables with kneelers.
Interior: chamfered and ogee-stop-chamfered spine beams and two open fireplaces
with chamfered bressumers. Stone cellar. Collar truss roof. Single storey
extension to the right.
Listing NGR: SP8312460717
Source: English Heritage
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