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The Old House, Whichford

Description: The Old House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 306100

OS Grid Reference: SP3115234631
OS Grid Coordinates: 431152, 234631
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0092, -1.5475

Location: Ascott Road, Whichford, Warwickshire CV36 5PG

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

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Listing Text

SP3134 (North side)
9/166 The Old House


House. Possible medieval origins. C17 with early C18 additions. Squared coursed
limestone with quoins. Partly uncoursed rubble to rear. Thatched C17 range, with
stone-slate roof to C18 range to right, Brick ridge and end stacks, that to C18
range with original stone base. T-shaped plan. One storey plus attic and 2
storeys; 4-window range of C18 and C19 three-light casements with wood lintels.
C18 plank-and-rail door to centre of thatched range. Wood lintel. C20 French
doors in left facade of C18 range. One-storey stone and thatch range to left.
Further C18 and C19 three-light casements to rear with, to right, a C16 window
with hollow-chamfered surround and moulded head, perhaps re-set. Above, in
earliest fabric, a round medieval window with mouchette tracery in a square
block of stone. Interior: said to have a pair of cruck blades.

Listing NGR: SP3115434635

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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