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Kite's Nest, Beausale, Haseley, Honiley and Wroxall

Description: Kite's Nest

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 September 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 307954

OS Grid Reference: SP2498569165
OS Grid Coordinates: 424985, 269165
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3200, -1.6349

Location: Kitesnest Lane, Beausale, Warwickshire CV35 7PB

Locality: Beausale, Haseley, Honiley and Wroxall
Local Authority: Warwick District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV35 7PB

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Listing Text

Kite's Nest


1788/9. Built by Francis Hiorn (1744-89) for his own use and that of Richard
Kyte. Described as "newly erected" in his will. Sandstone ashlar, three
storeys with one storey flanking wings. Pyramidal slate roof with projecting
modillion eaves cornice. Flanking wings have lean-to roofs masked by shaped
parapets. Central three bays are carted and have one range each of casements
with glazing bars in segmental-headed openings. One casement with glazing bars
in each of the flanking bays set in blind arch. Pedimental gable at rear. The
farm is a rustic variant of Asgill House, Richmond (Sir Robert Taylor: 1753).

Listing NGR: SP2498569165

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Source: English Heritage

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