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Cherington House, Cherington

Description: Cherington House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 October 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 305970

OS Grid Reference: SP2887236383
OS Grid Coordinates: 428872, 236383
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0251, -1.5806

Location: Steel's Lane, Cherington, Warwickshire CV36 5HS

Locality: Cherington
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV36 5HS

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Listing Text

SP23NE (North side)
2/35 Cherington House


House. Early C18 with possible C17 origins. Squared coursed limestone with
plinth, moulded storey band and coped gables. C20-tile and slate roofs with
moulded stone ridge and end stacks, those to south range in Tudor Gothic style.
L-shaped plan. 2 storeys plus attic; 6-window range of 12-pane sashes with
moulded stone surrounds to south. 3 gabled dormers. West facade has further four
16-pane sashes and 2 narrow 8-pane sashes with stone flat arches. C18
six-panelled door to centre-right within mid C18 Tudor Gothic style porch with
cusped pilaster surround, carved spandrels and crested parapet. Quatrefoil
opening to each side. Above porch a datestone inscribed: 'B/TM/1711'. One gabled
dormer. Extending to west a C19 four-window range of 2-light casements with
stone lintels and keyblocks. Early C19 polygonal ashlar range to rear of C18
range has 12- and 15-pane sashes to both floor. Interior: some C18 panelling to
dado-rail level survives.
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire, p.230).

Listing NGR: SP2887236383

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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