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10, Colehill

A Grade II Listed Building in Tamworth, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6338 / 52°38'1"N

Longitude: -1.6926 / 1°41'33"W

OS Eastings: 420903

OS Northings: 304054

OS Grid: SK209040

Mapcode National: GBR 4FD.YQD

Mapcode Global: WHCH3.Z254

Entry Name: 10, Colehill

Listing Date: 9 November 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197047

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386470

Location: Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79

County: Staffordshire

District: Tamworth

Town: Tamworth

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Tamworth

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Tamworth St Editha

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


TAMWORTH

SK2004SE COLEHILL
670-1/7/64 (East side)
09/11/72 No.10

GV II

House, now office. Probably C17, refronted early C19.
Pebbledashed brick with ashlar dressings, some internal timber
frame; parapeted roof. Double-depth plan with rear wing. 3
storeys; symmetrical 5-window range. Entrance has Tuscan
porch, columns on plinths, with steps to small-paned
half-glazed door. Windows have sills and horned sashes with
margin lights, smaller windows to 2nd floor. Rear wing with
large cross-axial stack. INTERIOR: exposed timber-framing,
especially to upper floors; attic has exposed C17 brickwork
and queen-strut trusses; central open-well stair with
column-on-vase balusters, square newels and ramped handrails.
The home of General Bailey Willington, 1755-1822, an artillery
commander at the siege of Gibraltar, 1782.


Listing NGR: SK2090304054

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