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Rising Sun House, Lapworth

Description: Rising Sun House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 December 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 308280

OS Grid Reference: SP1898074146
OS Grid Coordinates: 418980, 274146
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3650, -1.7227

Location: Bakers Lane, Lapworth, Warwickshire B93 8PT

Locality: Lapworth
Local Authority: Warwick District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: B93 8PT

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Listing Text

SP17SE (South side)
1/18 Rising Sun House
05/12/49 (Formerly listed as No.246
(Rising Sun House) Bakers Lane
Knowle in the Urban District
of Solihull)
House. C16. Large timber-framing with painted brick infill to ground floor;
irregular small timber-framing with painted brick and rendered infill to first
floor; close-studded timber-framing with rendered infill to first floor left;
C20 plain-tile roof; C19 brick ridge stacks to left, centre and right. E-plan.
2-storey, 6-window range. 2-panel door to right of centre with flat hood on
brackets. Flat-roofed angled bay window to end of central cross-wing. Irregular
fenestration of casements. Queen-post roof truss to central cross-gable. Double
queen-post roof truss to right cross-gable. Close-studded timber-framing to left
cross-gable. Interior: close-set massive floor joists to first floor of left
cross-wing. Chamfered spine beams to ground floor. Open fireplaces to some
ground floor rooms.
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Listing NGR: SP1898074146

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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