Description: Church House
Date Listed: 31 October 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 250555
OS Grid Reference: SU2825893558
OS Grid Coordinates: 428258, 193558
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6401, -1.5930
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1. LITTLE COXWELL
SU 29 SE 2/9 Church House
Circa 1720 of chequered brick with a gabled stone tiled roof and end brick stacks.
E front of 2 storeys, a false attic and 5 bays. The central bay is flanked to the
left and right by canted bays and there are lower 2 storey bays to each end, the whole
resembling a piece of Georgian stage scenery. String courses at both floor levels.
The attic is 'lit' by blind elliptical oculi painted black with white crosses to
imitate fenestration. A segmental headed 6 pane sash window lights the central
section above the door and there is a similar 4 pane sash above a round headed sash
window to the N bay. The round headed window to the S bay is false. The canted bays
have 8 pane sashes. Late C18 Tuscan Doric porch encloses a door frame with a moulded
architrave and a pulvinated frieze above. Modern door with 2 rectangular panes.
One storey C20 brick neo-Georgian range to the N with round headed windows and further
irregular extensions both C19 and C20 to the rear.
The interior is not of special interest.
Listing NGR: SU2825893558
Source: English Heritage
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