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Wakefield House

A Grade II Listed Building in Water Orton, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5199 / 52°31'11"N

Longitude: -1.7422 / 1°44'31"W

OS Eastings: 417590

OS Northings: 291362

OS Grid: SP175913

Mapcode National: GBR 4GP.Y2K

Mapcode Global: VH9YS.RXBN

Entry Name: Wakefield House

Listing Date: 11 November 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186242

English Heritage Legacy ID: 309426

Location: Water Orton, North Warwickshire, Warwickshire, B46

County: Warwickshire

District: North Warwickshire

Civil Parish: Water Orton

Built-Up Area: Water Orton

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Water Orton

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

WATER ORTON OLD CHURCH ROAD
SP19SE (South side)
Water Orton
4/112 Wakefield House
11/11/52
GV II
House. Early C16 with C17 addition. Timber framed with brick infill panels;
plain tile roof; brick ridge stack with lozenge shaped shafts. T-shaped plan:
C17 lobby-entry plan hall range aligned east-west facing north with an early C16
western cross-wing. 2 storeys: 4 tiers of square panels with straight braces.
The cross-wing has curved braces and a roof truss with raking queen struts and a
cambered collar carrying clasped purlins. 1:3 window front: mainly early C19
glazing bar sashes. Early C19 porch to left hand end of hall range in the
re-entrant angle with the cross-wing: 6-panel door with pilastered surround and
cornice hood. Gabled bay to right hand end of hall range with collar and tie
beam roof truss and trenched purlins. Interior: chamfered and stopped ceiling
beams.


Listing NGR: SP1759091362

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