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Teachers House, Kingsbury

Description: Teachers House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 July 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 309288

OS Grid Reference: SP2157296256
OS Grid Coordinates: 421572, 296256
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5637, -1.6832

Location: 2 Church Lane, Kingsbury B78 2LR

Locality: Kingsbury
Local Authority: North Warwickshire Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: B78 2LR

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Listing Text

SP29NW (North side)
8/52 Teachers House
(Formerley listed as School
22/07/53 House, Church Road) list-ed

- ll

Former schoolmaster's house. Late C17; restored late C20. Flemish bond brick
with largely renewed sandstone dressings. Ripped old plain-tile roof; brief:
internal stacks to rear. Central staircase plan. 2 storeys and attic; 5-window
range. Symmetrical front has moulded plintfi, sill course and cornice, and giant
angle pilasters. Late C20) fielded 6-panelled door has renewed moulded architrave
with narrow vertical panels and large segmental pediment. Old sundial above has
renewed panel surround merging with pediment. C20 wood and metal mullioned and
transomed windows with glazing bars, of 2 lights to end bays and 3 lights to
inner hays, have brick flat arches with keystones. 2 roof dormers have wood
pediment and C20 casements. Left return side of sandstone rubble. Right return
side is a one-bay range, with old window to ground floor and blocked window
above. Interior not inspected.
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire: p327; VCH: Warwickshire: Vol IV, p101)

Listing NGR: SP2157296256

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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