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The Old Vicarage, Austrey

Description: The Old Vicarage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 July 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 309237

OS Grid Reference: SK2961606197
OS Grid Coordinates: 429616, 306197
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6527, -1.5636

Locality: Austrey
Local Authority: North Warwickshire Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV9 3EE

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Listing Text

SK2ONE (South side)
The Old Vicarage
22/07/53 (Formerly listed as The

GV ll

Former vicarage. Late C17/early C18 with mid C18 facade; C18/C19 left range has
late C20) alterations; mid C19 cross-wing on right. Flemish bond brick with
rendered plinth, moulded string course and alternating rusticated quoins, and
painted moulded flood cornice with paired aodillions. Old plain-tile roofs; brick
end stacks. Central staircase plan. Mid-Georgian style. 2 storeys; 5-window
range, with lower 2-bay left range. Symmetrical front has 6-panelled door in
moulded rendered doorcase with keyblock, and early C19 painted wood porch of
slender columns with glazed trellis-work top and fiat roof, and glazed sides.
Sashes have gauged brick flat arches with painted keystones, on ground floor
abutting the string course. Left range has late C20 casements, with brick
segmental arches, to ground floor. Half-hipped roof. Lean-to addition across
return side. Addition to right has cross gable and blank wall. Rear has
slightly-recessed centre. Late C20 half-glazed door, window to right and
staircase window. Left bay has C19 four-pane sash, and 8-pane sash above. Right
bay has 18-pane sashes with thick glazing bars; Openings have brick segmental
arches throughout. Cross-wing on left has large canted bay with 4-pane sashes
and moulded entablature; 16-pane, sash above. Irregular range to right. Interior:
quarter-turn staircase has turned balusters, square newel posts and moulded
drops. 6-panelled doors and some moulded cornices.
Buildings of England: Warwickshire: p80.

Listing NGR: SK2961606197

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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