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Brailes House, Brailes

Description: Brailes House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 October 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 305806

OS Grid Reference: SP3129039442
OS Grid Coordinates: 431290, 239442
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0525, -1.5451

Locality: Brailes
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX15 5AG

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Listing Text

SP3139 (North side)
Lower Brailes
15/43 Brailes House


House. Remaining block of large house. Late C18/early C19 with earlier stonework
in rear wall. C20 alterations and additions. Garden front: ironstone ashlar.
Hipped slate roof. Stone end and lateral stacks. 2 storeys. 4-window range
including probably original canted 2-storey 3-light bay window to left.
Entrance via semi-circular stone steps to French doors in bay window. A sash to
left and 2 sashes to right of bay window. All sashes have glazing bars (12-pane
altogether) and stone sills. Similar window arrangement to first floor. Moulded
stone cornice below stone coped parapet. Flat band at first floor. C20 porch to
right end. Rear left: 2-storey ironstone rubble walls. Greenhouse extension. C20
cloakroom extension to rear right. Interior: early C19 open well staircase with
wreathed handrail. C19 marble and wrought-iron fireplace. Carved wood fireplace
surround in present dining room and early C19 marble surround in drawing room.
Cellar with brick arches. C19 ceiling bands and architraves to doors. Through
purlin roof.

Listing NGR: SP3129039442

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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