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Warwickshire County Council Staff Club, Northgate and Northgate House, Warwick

Description: Warwickshire County Council Staff Club, Northgate and Northgate House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 10 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 307585

OS Grid Reference: SP2812265141
OS Grid Coordinates: 428122, 265141
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2837, -1.5892

Location: Saltisford, Warwick CV34 4TA

Locality: Warwick
Local Authority: Warwick District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV34 4TA

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Listing Text

Warwickshire County
Council Staff Club
(Northgate House &
(formerly listed as
Northgate House,
SP 2865 SW 3/202 10.1.53.

Good late C17 2 storey plus attic 11 window red brick facade with stone
dressings, at present in rather poor repair. Sashes in cased frames with
stone keyblocks. Centre portion, 3 window wide, breaks forward and is
surmounted by triangular pediment having elliptical shaped sundial with
moulded architrave and four plain keyblocks. Central window on first floor
has heavy, bolection moulded architrave. Under this, on ground floor,
is a large rectangular opening with fielded panelled doors in plain brick
reveals. Moulded cornice at eaves in decayed condition, string band at
first floor, plinth and rusticated quoins all in local sandstone. 4 window
wings on each side have dormers with alternate triangular and segmental
pediments. Practically identical 6-fielded-panel doors and semi-circular
fanlights in plain reveals, but glazing bars to left hand fanlight have
been replaced. Good, simple, wrought iron railings. Elaborate C20 corbelled
stone sundial (dated 1698), on side facing Cape Road. Satisfactory hipped
roof of (probably later) brindle tiles. Date 1698 also at back on rainwater-


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Source: English Heritage

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