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Tudor Solarium, Atherstone

Description: Tudor Solarium

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 309159

OS Grid Reference: SP3084497888
OS Grid Coordinates: 430844, 297888
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5779, -1.5463

Location: Market Street, Atherstone, Warwickshire CV9 1ET

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

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Listing Text

(South-east side)
9/70 Nos.15 and 17 and Tudor
25/03/68 Solarium
House, now shops and solarium; part of row. C16 with C19 alterations. Roughcast,
probably over timber-framing. Plain-tile roof has two gables; jettied to No.15
on right. Massive central stack of thin bricks has 2 square shafts with pilaster
strips. Double-depth plan. 2 storeys; 3-window range. Central plank door in
moulded wood surround. No. 17 on left has central C20 half-glazed door but with
old overlight and 2 early C19 canted shop windows with glazing bars. First floor
has C20 cross window. No.15 has late C19 shop front with half-glazed 4-panelled
door, shop window and cornice with brackets continued across central doorway.
First floor has two 4-pane sashes. Interior has chamfered beams. No.17 has
former open fireplace, with moulded cornice, towards rear.
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire: p77)

Listing NGR: SP3084497888

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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