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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: THE LITTLE HOUSE

List entry Number: 1382012

Location

THE LITTLE HOUSE, 17, CHESTNUT SQUARE

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

County District District Type Parish
WarwickshireStratford-on-AvonDistrict AuthorityWellesbourne

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 02-Aug-1972

Date of most recent amendment: 19-Aug-1999

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 482377

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History

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Details

WELLESBOURNE

SP2655 CHESTNUT SQUARE 1901-1/12/227 (West side) 02/08/72 Wellesbourne Mountford No.17 The Little House (Formerly Listed as: CHESTNUT SQUARE (West side) Wellesbourne Mountford The Little House) (Formerly Listed as: CHESTNUT SQUARE (West side) Wellesbourne Mountford House adjoining The Little House on north)

GV II*

House. Main part with datestone inscribed: C /W A/ 1699 (William and Alice Cleeve); earlier C17 wing to right; later alterations. Brick and timber-frame on stone plinths; steeply pitched old tile roofs with brick end stacks. L-plan. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; 6-window range plus gabled wing to right. Brick plat band over ground floor and later top modillioned brick cornice. Entrance to left of centre has doorcase with pilasters and bracketed open pediment-hood; fanlight with decorative glazing bars over 6-panel door (2 panels glazed). Windows have tile sills, and rubbed brick flat arches with key blocks over pegged small-paned cross-casements, but 2 windows to left of entrance have 6/6 sashes in wide frames, the windows above having lower sills; window to ground-floor right end has later bay window with small-paned glazing. Rear single-storey gabled wing with attic. Timber-framed wing to right has square framing with braces; ground floor has 2 windows with pegged small-paned casements with iron opening casements, similar window to first floor. Rear has C19 addition with segmental-headed window and end stack. INTERIOR: not inspected. (Bolton, R & Bolton, P: A Wellesbourne Guide Part 1: Wellesbourne Mountford: Wellesbourne: 1989-: 28).





Listing NGR: SP2769755165

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Bolton, R and Bolton, P - Title: A Wellesbourne Guide Part 1: Wellesbourne Mountford - Date: 1989 - Page References: 28

National Grid Reference: SP 27697 55165

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