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Three Roofs Cottage, Wolvey

Description: Three Roofs Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 308902

OS Grid Reference: SP4330688259
OS Grid Coordinates: 443306, 288259
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4905, -1.3636

Location: 24 Leicester Road, Wolvey, Warwickshire LE10 3JH

Locality: Wolvey
Local Authority: Rugby Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: LE10 3JH

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Listing Text

SP 48 NW
(south side)
4/36 Wolvey Heath
No 23 and 24 (Three Roofs
- Cottage)
- II

2 cottages, part of row of 3. Probably C17, with C19 and late C20 alterations;
C19 additions to left and right. Whitewashed pebbledashed puddled clay or mud
walling, patched with brick. Additions of whitewashed brick. Late C20 shingle
roofs; ridge stacks. Each cottage was originally one-unit plan, extended to
2-unit plan. One storey and attic. No 23 on right has 4 ground-floor windows.
Plank door and 2-light window with glazing bars to left have deep splayed
reveals. Late C20 casement throughout. Right part has lower roof. One- and
2-light cross-glazed casements have brick segmental arches. Irregular rear has
eyebrow dormers. Interior: room on left has old ceiling beam. Former open
fireplace. No 24, on left, has one- and 3-light cross-glazed casements in deep
splayed reveals. 2-storey addition to left has dentil cornice. 2-span old
plain-tile roof. C19 plank door on right. C20 open timber porch. Late C20
3-light casement with glazing bars. First floor has cross-glazed 3-light case-
ment. C20 single-storey range to left. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP4330688259

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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