Description: Wilcote Grange
Date Listed: 29 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 252845
OS Grid Reference: SP3713115265
OS Grid Coordinates: 437131, 215265
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8348, -1.4625
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NORTH LEIGH WILCOTE
5/189 Wilcote Grange
Farmhouse, now house. Late C17, with mid/late C18 and C19 alterations. Coursed
limestone rubble; gabled and hipped artificial stone slate roof; stone left end
stack, and ridge and end stacks to right wing. Double-depth plan. 2 storeys and
attic; a symmetrical 3-window range to left of front. Late C19 round arch over
4-panelled door. Flat stone arch over late C19 tripartite sash with glazing bars
to sashes. 2 gabled blocks to rear, remodelled in C19 and originally (in late
C17) gabled to right; 4-window range right side wall has 2 mid/late C19 canted
bay windows with French windows and sashes; late C19 four-pane sashes and gabled
roof dormers. C18 outshut to rear left. Range to left of front, with stone slate
roof and stone end stack; and, on first floor, late C18 six-pane sash and C19
two-light casement. Interior: late C17 butt-purlin roofs, with chamfered
purlins. Segmental brick arch over large open fireplace with bread oven to left.
C19 dog-leg with landing stairs. First-floor landing has reset mid C18 door
architraves with heavy egg-and-dart mouldings: C19 panelled doors. First-floor
room to right has early C19 fireplace with mid C18 scrolled architrave.
(National Monuments Record)
Listing NGR: SP3713115265
Source: English Heritage
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