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Compton House, Long Compton

Description: Compton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 October 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 306047

OS Grid Reference: SP2884732826
OS Grid Coordinates: 428847, 232826
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9931, -1.5813

Location: Vicarage Lane, Long Compton, Warwickshire CV36 5LH

Locality: Long Compton
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV36 5LH

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Listing Text

(South side)
Compton House


Vicarage. Late C17/early C18 with early C20 alterations. Fine squared coursed limestone with rusticated quoins to original range. 2-storey bands and moulded eaves cornice and pediment. Slate roofs with stone and brick ridge and end stacks. Complex plan. 3 storeys and 2 storeys plus attic; 5- window range. Late C17/early C18 range has C19 sashes to ground floor and original sashes to first and second floors. All windows have eared architraves and keyblocks. Large C19/C20 range to right has sashes and one mullioned and transomed window. C19 four-panelled door in lean-to porch to centre of building. Rendered gabled range to rear is probably late C17/early C18, and has circular moulded stack. Interior not inspected but likely to be of interest. {V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol. V, p. 53).

Listing NGR: SP2888032782

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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