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Chapel House and Attached Walls, Atherstone

Description: Chapel House and Attached Walls

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 309124

OS Grid Reference: SP3089797947
OS Grid Coordinates: 430897, 297947
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5785, -1.5455

Location: Friar's Gate, Atherstone, Warwickshire CV9 1EY

Locality: Atherstone
Local Authority: North Warwickshire Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV9 1EY

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Listing Text

SP3097 (South-east side)
9/36 Chapel House and attached
25/03/68 walls
(Formerly listed as Chapel
House, now guest house and restaurant, and attached walls. Early/mid C18.
Colourwashed stucco with brick cornice. Old plain-tile hipped roof; 3 brick
ridge stacks. L-plan, with wing on left to rear. 2 storeys and attic; 6-window
range. Central half-glazed 6-panelled door has flush-panelled reveals and
moulded surround. Early C19 stucco Tuscan porch has Tuscan column and pilasters
adjoining high wall attached at right angles on left. Sashes in moulded
surrounds; first floor has 16-pane sash to first bay. Four box roof dormers have
2-light casements with horizontal glazing bar. Interior not inspected. Attached
walls are early C19. English garden wall bond with coping. Wall between Chapel
House and north-east corner of Church of St. Mary (q.v.) is approximately 15
metres high and of 2 sections. Each section has slight projection with large
round blank arch, and flanking round-arched openings blocked with rat-trap bond
brick. Section adjoining Chapel House has round-arched door within blank arch.
Section at angle on left adjoins church and has doorway on left with wood
lintel. Wail attached to rear has section of sandstone rubble with 2 re-set,
3-light windows, possibly early Perpendicular work from the church.

Listing NGR: SP3089797947

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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