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Avenue House, Elford

Description: Avenue House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 272561

OS Grid Reference: SK1867910632
OS Grid Coordinates: 418679, 310632
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6931, -1.7251

Location: Church Road, Elford, Staffordshire B79 9DA

Locality: Elford
Local Authority: Lichfield District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: B79 9DA

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Listing Text


- Avenue House
- II

House. Late C18. Red brick; plain tile roof with raised verges;
brick integral end stacks. Formerly L-shaped in plan, principal range
aligned east-west facing south and rear service wing aligned north-
south, later extensions to the rear. 3 storeys, reduced proportions to
the second floor; 3 windows, casements with segmental heads; central
part-glazed door with rectangular overlight. Interior: central full
height dog-leg staircase with turned balusters. Dining room to the west
has a former wall cupboard, now alcove, with segmental head and raised
and fluted key; several C18 panelled doors; 2 fireplaces on second floor
with corbelled mantelpieces and cast iron grates; kitchen in the rear
wing has a large open fireplace and stopped ceiling beams.

Listing NGR: SK1867910632

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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