Description: Bitham Hall
Date Listed: 26 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 306126
OS Grid Reference: SP4108850255
OS Grid Coordinates: 441088, 250255
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1491, -1.4009
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AVON DASSETT AVON DASSETT ROAD
SP4050 (West side)
7/17 Bitham Hall
Country house. Mid C19. Imitation ashlar render with moulded stone string
courses and rusticated pilasters, probably of stone. Slate hipped roofs; central
range has parapet, wings have deep eaves with bracket cornice; rendered ridge
and lateral stacks. U-plan. Italianate style. Symmetrical 2-storey, 5-window
centre, taller 2-window wings. Ground floor of central range has banded
rusticated angles and pilaster strips flanking 3 central bays. Entrance has
glazed double doors and overlight. First and fifth bays have French windows.
Ground floor windows have moulded wood architraves. Most windows have plate
glass sashes and louvred shutters. First floor has round arched sunk panels
flanking first and fifth bays. Round arched windows with blind tympana
throughout. String course between springing of arches. Moulded parapet with 4
ball finials. Wings have rusticated angle piers. Inner sides have French windows
in angles. Return sides 2-window range, mostly blind. External stack, rusticated
on ground floor; left wing stack has window with moulded architrave. Irregular
service wings to rear. Interior not inspected. Central range formerly had
loggia; stone bases for supports remain.
Listing NGR: SP4108850261
Source: English Heritage
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