Description: Cherington House
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
CHERINGTON MAIN STREET
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
Source: English Heritage
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