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138 and 140, High Street, Coleshill

Description: 138 and 140, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 November 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 309363

OS Grid Reference: SP2007588873
OS Grid Coordinates: 420075, 288873
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4974, -1.7057

Locality: Coleshill
Local Authority: North Warwickshire Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: B46 3BP

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Listing Text

SP2088-2188 (West side)
11/49 Nos.138 and 140
House, now offices. Late C18, remodelled and extended in the early to mid-C19.
Plastered walls lined as ashlar; plain tile roof; brick ridge stacks. Roughly
L-shaped in plan. East elevation: 2 storeys with boldly moulded eaves cornice
and plain coped parapet carried round the gable of the left-hand bay. 3-window
front: No.138 to the right has glazing bar casements with straight hood moulds
and a central door with blocked fanlight; No.140 to the left has a Venetian
window on each floor, and a 6-panel door to the right with panelled doorcase.
South elevation: 2 storeys with cornice and parapet carried round from the east
front. 1:4 window front: C19 glazing bar casements with 3-centred heads and hood
moulds with block stops and raised keys. The left-hand bay projects forward; it
is a C19 extension and has a dentilled eaves band and hipped roof with the ridge
at a higher level than the main building. The west front of this extension has 2
bays of 16-pane glazing bar sashes with segmental heads and hood moulds and a
square porch in the centre with rectangular overlight.

Listing NGR: SP2007588873

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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