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Part of Atherstone Upper School and Attached Railings, Atherstone

Description: Part of Atherstone Upper School and Attached Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 309137

OS Grid Reference: SP3126997614
OS Grid Coordinates: 431269, 297614
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5755, -1.5400

Location: Long Street, Atherstone, Warwickshire CV9 1AE

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

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Listing Text

SP3197 (North-east side)
10/50 No. 206 (Part of Atherstone
25/03/68 Upper school) and attached
(Formerly listed as No. 206)
House, now part of Atherstone Upper School, and attached railings. Late
C18/early C19. Pebbledash with rendered dressings. Old plain-tile double-span
roof; no chimneys. Double-depth central staircase plan. 3 storeys; 3-window
range; one-storey one-window range to left. Symmetrical front has rusticated
alternating quoins and moulded cornice. 6-panelled door and fanlight has
panelled reveals; Tuscan doorcase of half-columns has fluted entablature with
corner roundels. Ground floor has mid C19 twenty-pane sashes throughout, in
rendered surrounds of chamfered pilasters with ornamented bases and entablature.
Above, sashes, 6-pane to second floor, have moulded surrounds. One-bay range has
colourwashed render. Moulded cornice and parapet with raised balustraded central
section. Mid C19 cast iron railings have classical ornament with scrolls, etc.
Former garden front to rear has similar detailing. Half-glazed door has doorcase
with pilasters. Sashes, of 15 panes to ground floor and 9 panes to second floor.
Central round-arched sash has surround with half-columns. One-stormy range has
plain-tile roof. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP3126997614

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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