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The White House and Front Railings, Brewood and Coven

Description: The White House and Front Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 271308

OS Grid Reference: SJ8829208851
OS Grid Coordinates: 388292, 308851
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6772, -2.1746

Location: Sandy Lane, Brewood, Staffordshire ST19 9BB

Locality: Brewood and Coven
Local Authority: South Staffordshire District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST19 9BB

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Listing Text

SJ 80 NE (No 11 The White House) & front


House. Early (18, altered). Brick, painted in front; tiled roof with coped varges; brick and stacks. Now double-depth plan. 2 storeys, and gable-lit attic; moulded eaves cornice; 3 windows, glazing bar sashes with flat and amplecisized keystones, 4-pane sash to ground floor left. Central 6-panel door with radiating fanlight in C20 open pedimented doorcase. Decorative cast-iron railings to front level.
Interior: ground floor altered, Early C18 dog-leg staircase survices from 1st floor with wide hand-rail, turned vase-shaped balusters with square knops. Dropped tie-seams to allow for attic; one truss in the back roof if a re-used king-post truss (perhaps from Nos 7 or 9 adjacent - a building with a remains of a late mediaeval roof and with which the White House partly interlocks (not included). Mid-C19 cast iron pump and stone trough to rear.

Listing NGR: SJ8829208851

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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