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Atherstone House, Kingsbury

Description: Atherstone House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 July 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 309281

OS Grid Reference: SP2470395841
OS Grid Coordinates: 424703, 295841
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5599, -1.6370

Location: Heanley Lane, Kingsbury, Warwickshire CV9 2HY

Locality: Kingsbury
Local Authority: North Warwickshire Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV9 2HY

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Listing Text

(North-west side)
8/45 Hurley House
22/07/53 Atherstone House
(Formerly listed as Old East
House and outbuilding

- ll

House. Late C17; upper part altered and possibly partly rebuilt c19. Irregular
bond brick with sandstone plinths alternating quoins and string course.
Plain-tile half-hipped roof has brick-corbelled gables. Brick panelled ridge
stack, of 2 panels to front and one to sides, has dog-tooth string course.
2-unit lobby entry plan, 2 storeys and attic; 4-window range. Third bay has
flush 6-panelled door in sandstone bolection-moulded doorcase with pulvinated
frieze and cornice. Ground floor has moulded stone cross windows throughout.
First floor has C20 two-light windows. Quoins to right are partly rendered,
Small low one-storey range on right. Left return side is a 2-window range.
Interior has winder stairs. Room to right has open fireplace with fire window
and chartered bressumer. Stepped-stop broad-chamfered ceiling bean. Room to left
has ceiling beam.
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire, p315; VCH; Warwickshire: Vol IV, p101)

Listing NGR: SP2470395841

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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