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The Ten Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Wormleighton, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1795 / 52°10'46"N

Longitude: -1.344 / 1°20'38"W

OS Eastings: 444953

OS Northings: 253672

OS Grid: SP449536

Mapcode National: GBR 7RG.91V

Mapcode Global: VHCVN.NHC2

Entry Name: The Ten Cottages

Listing Date: 21 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186166

English Heritage Legacy ID: 305745

Location: Wormleighton, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV47

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Wormleighton

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Wormleighton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

WORMLEIGHTON
SP4453
15/169 Nos.1 to 3 (consecutive), The
Ten Cottages

GV II

Corner block of 3 estate cottages. 1848, with late C19 additions to No.1.
Probably designed by Edward Blore, for Earl Spencer. Ironstone ashlar, with red
brick to rear. Fish scale tile roofs, with slate to rear, have coped gable
parapets and kneelers; stone ridge and external stacks with C20 square brick
shafts. L-plan, with No.1 in wing to right return side. Tudor style. 2 storeys;
3-window range. Shallow projecting gabled bays to left and right. Chamfered
Tudor arch doorways to left and right in straight heads with sunk spandrels arid
ribbed doors. Wood mullioned windows with painted iron lattices, and transoms to
ground floor, of 3 lights and 2 lights in centre; first floor windows of 2
lights. Bays and all ground floor openings are chamfered and have hood moulds
with alternating block surrounds. Central gabled half-dormer. Gables have
shields with Spencer crest. No.1 has later porch with coped gable parapet and
kneelers. Chamfered Tudor arch doorway in straight head with hood mould. One-bay
addition to right in similar style has 2-light windows with horizontal glazing
bars. End stack:, Interiors not inspected.
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire, p.483).


Listing NGR: SP4495353672

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