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The Cocked Hat Restaurant and Hotel, Binley Common House, Binley Woods

Description: The Cocked Hat Restaurant and Hotel, Binley Common House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 October 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 308789

OS Grid Reference: SP3927177609
OS Grid Coordinates: 439271, 277609
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3951, -1.4243

Location: A428, Binley Woods, Warwickshire CV3 2AY

Locality: Binley Woods
Local Authority: Rugby Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV3 2AY

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Listing Text

(South side)
1/3 The Cocked Hat Restaurant and
O6/10/60 Hotel, Binley Common House
(Formerly listed as Binley
Common House, civil parish of

- II

Shown on Ordnance Survey map as Binley Common Farm.
Farmhouse, now restaurant and hotel. Late C17 with mid/late C19 additions and
alterations, and late C20 alterations. Flemish bond brick with sandstone splayed
plinth, moulded string course and alternating quoins. Plain-tile hipped roof has
deep eaves. Large brick left end and right external stacks have gables and roofs
and partly-rebuilt shafts. U-plan with wings to garden to rear. 2 storeys and
attic; 4-window range. Symmetrical fronts. C20 moulded 6-panelled door in simple
painted moulded stone doorcase with heavy dentil cornice. Painted stone
chamfered cross windows have glazing bars. Outer bays are widely spaced. 4
hipped roof dormers have C20 two-light casements with glazing bars. C19
single-storey wing at right angles on left has end stack. Late C20 windows.
Right external stack has moulded stone string course and cornices. Garden front
of 4 bays. Recessed centre has late C20 six-panelled door. Painted moulded stone
eared architrave has pulvinated frieze and pediment. Panel of sandstone blocks
above. Flanking windows. Late C20 top-hung sashes throughout have brick flat
arches with painted keystones to centre, and C19 rusticated painted rendered
flat arches to wings. Wings have C19 canted bays to ground floor. Four C20
two-light nipped roof dormers. Small C19 single-storey range at right angles on
right. Interior is altered, but retains dog-leg staircase with turned balusters.

Listing NGR: SP3927177609

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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