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Monwode Lea Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Over Whitacre, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.5206 / 52°31'14"N

Longitude: -1.6055 / 1°36'19"W

OS Eastings: 426866

OS Northings: 291484

OS Grid: SP268914

Mapcode National: GBR 5J6.WDM

Mapcode Global: VHBWB.4X33

Entry Name: Monwode Lea Farmhouse

Listing Date: 23 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1034796

English Heritage Legacy ID: 309050

Location: Over Whitacre, North Warwickshire, Warwickshire, B46

County: Warwickshire

District: North Warwickshire

Civil Parish: Over Whitacre

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Ansley St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

SP29SE (East side)
Monwode Lea
3/145 Monwode Lea Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Late C18. Red brick, Flemish bond, on squared red sandstone plinth
with splayed upper edge. Stone dressings, now painted, to quoins and front door
and windows. Shallow pitch roof originally of slate, now covered with local
blue/black tiles. Wood coving to eaves. Flush end stacks, with rebuilt upper
courses. L-plan with modern infill in the angle. Cellar, 2 storeys and attic.
Symmetrical 3-bay facade framed by rusticated quoins. Original hung sashes
replaced by early C20 casements in original openings. Flat arches of stone with
raised keyblocks and stone sills to each. Smaller casements to attic storey and
the centre bay. Central doorway in round-headed arch with doorcase of stone
painted white, having a broken pediment on plain pilasters. Six raised and
fielded panelled door and fanlight with radial glazing bars. The rear range has
segmental arches of header brickwork to door and window openings. Interior:
Closed string, closed-well staircase with stick balusters. Two inglenook hearths
and one parlour hearth with c.1840 marble surround with the mantel carried on
console brackets.

Listing NGR: SP2686691484

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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