Description: Colville House and Attached Gatepiers, Gate and Railings
Date Listed: 25 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 309153
OS Grid Reference: SP3126097595
OS Grid Coordinates: 431260, 297595
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5753, -1.5401
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ATHERSTONE LONG STREET
SP3197 (South-west side)
10/65 No.211 (Colville House) and
25/03/68 attached gatepiers, gate and
(Formerly listed as No.211)
House, part of a row, and attached gatepiers, gate and railings. Early C19 with
mid/late C19 alterations and additions. Front is rendered over brick. Plain-tile
double-span roofs. L-plan, with wing on right to rear. 3 storeys; 2-window front
range. Sashes throughout, with a single tripartite window to ground floor, and
6-pane to second floor. Rusticated rendered flat arches with triple keyblocks.
Right return side has large canted oriel to first floor with 16-pane sash, and
panelled base on moulded and shaped brackets. Range set back on right, probably
late C19, has recessed 6-panelled door and fanlight, and moulded round arch and
Tuscan half-columns in moulded straight-headed surround with cornice. Both
ranges have gables on shaped brackets. Gatepiers, attached on left, are
early/mid C19. Vermiculated sandstone. Cast iron gate and railings have
continuous X and guilloche bands, and spear cresting.
Listing NGR: SP3126097595
Source: English Heritage
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