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Tamenhurst House, Kingsbury

Description: Tamenhurst House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 309291

OS Grid Reference: SP2181495534
OS Grid Coordinates: 421814, 295534
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5572, -1.6797

Location: Coventry Road, Kingsbury, Warwickshire B78 2DQ

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

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Listing Text

8/55 (West side)

01/09/86 Tamehurst House

- ll

House. Said to be of 1803. Painted and rendered brick. Welsh slate hipped roof
with deep eaves; one brick and one rendered lateral stacks. Central staircase
plan. 2 storeys; 3-window range. Symmetrical east front has central round-arched
doorway with moulded and panelled surround. Raised and fielded panelled door
with fanlight. Shallow fretwork timber porch has bracketed moulded cornice. Late
C20 casements have moulded rendered surrounds; ground floor surrounds have
rosette frieze and cornice; central window is narrower. 2 similar bays to south
elevation. West elevation has mostly C20 fenestration. Interior: entrance hall
has panelled segmental arch dividing it from staircase with open string, stick
balusters and wreathed handrail. Corresponding segmental arch to first floor
landing. Panelled shutters. Chimneypieces are mostly replacements.

Listing NGR: SP2181495534

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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