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Avenue House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wolverhampton, City of Wolverhampton

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5994 / 52°35'57"N

Longitude: -2.1647 / 2°9'53"W

OS Eastings: 388938

OS Northings: 300189

OS Grid: SJ889001

Mapcode National: GBR 14D.9L

Mapcode Global: WHBFR.QXCM

Entry Name: Avenue House

Listing Date: 3 February 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201802

English Heritage Legacy ID: 378387

Location: Wolverhampton, WV6

County: City of Wolverhampton

Electoral Ward/Division: Tettenhall Regis

Built-Up Area: Wolverhampton

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Tettenhall Regis

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


WOLVERHAMPTON

SJ8900 CLIFTON ROAD, Tettenhall
895-1/9/122 (South side)
03/02/77 Avenue House

GV II

House, now old people's residential home. c1840 with later
alterations. Stuccoed brick; hipped slate roof with stuccoed
stacks. Double-depth plan. 2 storeys; symmetrical 5-window
garden front with narrow extension to left end. Chanelled
rustication to ground floor; 1st floor sill band; top frieze
and cornice; quoin strips. Ground floor has French window with
flanking canted bays; 1st floor has windows in architraves
with apron panels and 4-pane sashes; verandah on cast-iron
columns has openwork frieze and swept roof; cross-axial stack
with round shafts with cornices. Returns and rear similar;
left return has later windows; right return has projecting
ingle type breast, porch with round-headed entrance and
4-fielded-panelled door; rear has recessed stair window and
entrance; lateral stack. INTERIOR: stained glass to stair
window and rear room with Shakespearian characters; moulded
frieze and ceiling;rococo plaster ceiling to drawing room; mid
C18 cornices.


Listing NGR: SJ8893800189

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