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8, the Close

A Grade II Listed Building in Lichfield, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.6851 / 52°41'6"N

Longitude: -1.8319 / 1°49'54"W

OS Eastings: 411459

OS Northings: 309722

OS Grid: SK114097

Mapcode National: GBR 3C9.RN4

Mapcode Global: WHCGN.TRVX

Entry Name: 8, the Close

Listing Date: 6 March 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1194870

English Heritage Legacy ID: 382766

Location: Lichfield, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13

County: Staffordshire

District: Lichfield

Civil Parish: Lichfield

Built-Up Area: Lichfield

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

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Listing Text


1094-1/4/198 (West side)
06/03/70 No.8


House. c1860 refronting of earlier, possibly C18 house. Brick
with ashlar dressings; double-gabled tile roof with brick
stack. Right-angle plan. 3 storeys; 2-window range. Plaster
plinth; gables with enriched bargeboards with pendants; brick
pilaster to left end. Segmental-headed entrance to right end
has roll-moulded reveals and 4-pane door, gabled timber porch
with gable as above. 2-storey canted bay window to left has
stop-chamfered jambs, timber panelling between floors and
cornice, casements; other windows have moulded sills and
segmental-pointed heads with ashlar springers and hoods with
carvbed stops, that to 1st floor right is tripartite with 2
colonnettes with foliate capitals. Stack to right of valley.
Cast-iron rainwater head has dragon and downspout. Rear has
2-storey lean-to outshut with tall stair window with
small-paned glazing in recess. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SK1145809722

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