British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Big House Farmhouse, Fillongley

Description: Big House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 308914

OS Grid Reference: SP2982587247
OS Grid Coordinates: 429825, 287247
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4823, -1.5622

Location: Astley Lane, Fillongley, Warwickshire CV7 8DE

Locality: Fillongley
Local Authority: North Warwickshire Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV7 8DE

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Fillongley, Warwickshire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

SP2987 (North side)
Wood End
19/10 Big House Farmhouse
- II
Farmhouse. Late C18. Red brick of varied bonding but mainly Flemish bond. Roof
hipped to front and gabled to 2 rear ranges. Blue/black plain-tiles, and dentil
eaves cornice. Central ridge stack, rebuilt above the ridge. Double pile plan.
Two storeys and attic. South front to garden is framed by rusticated sandstone
quoins and sandstone plinth and divided by a band also of sandstone with a
moulded upper and lower edge. Header bricks and segmental arches to 2 first
floor C20 cross-frame casements of 3-lights. Similar ground floor fenestration.
Entry front in west wall with brick plinth. Similar segmental arches to 3 wood
casements, including one blocked window opening. Central doorway has moulded
wood architrave and 6 raised and fielded panelled door. Rear wall has old leaded
light casements and a doorway under segmental arch with door of one and half
bead and quirk moulded leaves. Interior: central hall plan. 3 flight staircase.
Closed-string with turned balusters and square newels. Reused beams in roof.

Listing NGR: SP2982587247

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.