Date Listed: 23 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 305370
OS Grid Reference: SP1644057923
OS Grid Coordinates: 416440, 257923
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2193, -1.7608
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ASTON CANTLOW CHURCH ROAD
SP15NE (East side)
8/23 No.17 (Kirkside)
Includes Nos.2 to 6 (even) Old School Lane, Wilmcote.
Row of 4 cottages; possibly formerly one house. C16 or early C17, with mid C20
cross wing to No.6 on left. Coursed lias rubble. Tile roof with some old tiles;
brick ridge stacks. L-plan extended to U-plan. One storey and attic; 5-window
range. C20 doors and leaded-light casements. No.17 has front to Church Road.
Baffle-entry plan. 3 ground-floor casements and fire window, long low window
above door. Roof hipped on right. Old School Lane front: No.17 projects on right
and has C19 lias outshut on left side. 3 entrances. No.4 in centre has lias
porch. Entrance to No.6 on left in C20 wing. 4 casement roof dormers. Interior:
No.17 has very thick walls. Broad-chamfered ceiling beams. Room on left has
run-out chamfered joists. 2 open fireplaces back-to-back. Room on right has
stone winder stairs in external corner, now blocked off at top, C20 straight
flight staircase. First floor has timber framed partitions. Exposed queen strut
roof with curved wind braces and heavy timbers, No,2 has broad-chamfered beams.
Open fireplace. No.4 said to have substantial roof timbers. Mid C20 Cotswold
stone crass wing. One-window range.
Listing NGR: SP1643557925
Source: English Heritage
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