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Elswick House Whittington House, Whittington

Description: Elswick House Whittington House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 272598

OS Grid Reference: SK1611008200
OS Grid Coordinates: 416110, 308200
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6713, -1.7632

Location: Fisherwick Road, Whittington, Staffordshire WS14 9LH

Locality: Whittington
Local Authority: Lichfield District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WS14 9LH

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Listing Text


11/109 Whittington House and
Elswick House

House, now divided into two. Early C18 with later additions. Red
brick; plain tile roof with coped verges; brick ridge stack and rear
stack. Aligned east-west facing north, main house (Whittington House)
to the east, services (Elswick House) to the west, a late C19 extension
aligned north-south was added to the front of Elswick House. Main house
(Whittington House) to the left of 2 storeys and attic with first floor
band and coped parapet ramped down at each end and continued to the right
along the 2 storey service end (Elswick House); projecting 2 storey
extension to the left hand of Elswick House with dentilled eaves band
and coped verges; 5:1:1 bays, casements with segmental heads, several
of the windows of Whittington House front solid walls; Whittington House
has a central half-glazed door with bracketed cornice hood. Interior
not inspected.

Listing NGR: SK1611008200

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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