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Latitude: 52.1669 / 52°10'0"N
Longitude: -1.3938 / 1°23'37"W
OS Eastings: 441556
OS Northings: 252242
OS Grid: SP415522
Mapcode National: GBR 7RL.2FT
Mapcode Global: VHBY5.SSHQ
Entry Name: Woad House
Listing Date: 30 May 1967
Last Amended: 8 April 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1024223
English Heritage Legacy ID: 306148
Location: Fenny Compton, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV47
Civil Parish: Fenny Compton
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
Church of England Parish: Avon Dassett with Fenny Compton
Church of England Diocese: Coventry
FENNY COMPTON BRIDGE STREET
SP4052 (West side)
6/38 Woad House
30/05/67 (Formerly listed as Woad House
and adjoining barn)
House. C14 wing; dated 1593; C18 alterations. Regular coursed ironstone. Tile
roof; brick end and ridge stacks. T-plan, with cross wing on left. 2 storeys;
4-window range. Entrance in corner has late C17/C18 doorway, with moulded eared
architrave, entablature and central console, and moulded cornice breaking
forward in centre. Ribbed door. Stone-mullioned windows, partly renewed, with
hood moulds on ground floor. Wing has 5-light windows. First floor has good
Decorated window, possibly re-set, of 2 trefoiled lights with mullion continued
to apex, and mouchettes. Hood mould with remains of carved stops. Main range has
3-light windows to right and above entrance, and 2-light windows. To rear: wing
has datestone, now barely legible, and no windows. Interior: hall has large open
fireplace with stop chamfered bressumer. Broad-chamfered cross beams have stops
and carving. Stone 4 centre-arched doorway. Old plank doors. C17 open well
staircase has turned balusters. Kitchen has wide open fireplace with bread oven.
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.I, p.47; Buildings of England: Warwickshire, p.294).
Listing NGR: SP4155652242
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