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Limekiln Farmhouse, Stretton-on-Dunsmore

Description: Limekiln Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 308832

OS Grid Reference: SP4293572230
OS Grid Coordinates: 442935, 272230
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3465, -1.3711

Location: Stretton-on-Dunsmore, Warwickshire CV23 9HZ

Locality: Stretton-on-Dunsmore
Local Authority: Rugby Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV23 9HZ

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Listing Text

5/46 Limekiln Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. C18 with later additions and late C19 alterations. Flemish stretcher
bond brick with dog-tooth cornice; additions have dentil cornice. Roof of old
plain-tiles; brick left end and ridge stacks. Cross plan. 2 storeys and one
storey and attic; 3 bays. Front to garden has C18 two-storey left range with
string course. C20 wood mullioned and transomed 3-light window. 3-light casement
above. Large projecting C18/C19 wing has large late C19 two-storey bay window
with sham timber framing, rising into gable. 3-light chamfered wood mullioned
windows, on ground floor full-length with transom. Left return side of wing has
half-glazed fielded 4-panelled door and small sash, with 2-light casement above.
Right range has 2-light ground-floor casement. Ground-floor openings throughout
have brick segmental arches. Most windows have horizontal glazing bars. Left
return side of main range has brick tumbling to gable. Rear has C20 cross window
and 2-light casement above. Rear wing has addition to left. Plank door in angle.
4-light casement and 3-light eyebrow half-dormer above. Further single-storey
range. Interior: room in main range noted as having open fireplace with cambered

Listing NGR: SP4293572230

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Source: English Heritage

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