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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: COTON HOUSE

List entry Number: 1276617

Location

COTON HOUSE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
WarwickshireRugbyDistrict AuthorityChurchover

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 04-Dec-1951

Date of most recent amendment: 27-Aug-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 408937

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History

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Details

CHURCHOVER SP57NW 8/22 Coton House 04/12/51 (Formerly listed as Coton House and Stable buildings) - II* House. Late C18. Possibly by Samuel Wyatt. Sandstone ashlar with slate and lead roof. 2 storeys; 5-window range, the central 3-window range bowed from ground to roof. Part-glazed French doors within surround with stone pilasters and entablature. To either side of door a 15-pane sash. To left and right a tripartite sash with unfluted Ionic columns with responds to architraves. Blank segmental arches above. 5 twelve-pane sashes to first floor. The house rests upon a stone plinth, and has blank recessed panels above the door and its 2 flanking sashes. First floor sill band, and moulded stone eaves cornice. Interior: large central staircase, beginning in one flight and returning in 2, with iron balustrade. Alabaster fireplaces, decorated with garlands and friezes. (Buildings of England: Warwickshire p. 232)

Listing NGR: SP5212279519

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Pevsner, N and Wedgwood, A - Title: The Buildings of England: Warwickshire - Date: 1966 - Page References: 232

National Grid Reference: SP 52122 79519

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