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Latitude: 52.4939 / 52°29'38"N
Longitude: -1.5062 / 1°30'22"W
OS Eastings: 433625
OS Northings: 288561
OS Grid: SP336885
Mapcode National: GBR 6L1.Q07
Mapcode Global: VHBWK.VL30
Entry Name: South Farmhouse
Listing Date: 6 December 1947
Last Amended: 11 February 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1034972
English Heritage Legacy ID: 308568
Location: Nuneaton and Bedworth, Warwickshire, CV10
District: Nuneaton and Bedworth
Electoral Ward/Division: Arbury
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
Church of England Parish: Chilvers Coton All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Coventry
NUNEATON AND BEDWORTH
Farmhouse. Cross-wing probably C17; main range C18; altered mid C19. Colourwashed pebbledash, possibly over some timber framing. Plain-tile roofs; brick ridge stacks. T-plan, with cross wing on right. Symmetrical two-storey, three-window main range; cross-wing of one storey and attic; one-window range.
Main range has C19 four-panelled door with arched upper panels, and overlight with glazing bars. Stone panel above has inscription: 'GEORGE ELIOT BORN HERE NOVEMBER 22 1819'. Three-light and central two-light casements throughout have glazing bars; first floor windows are C19/C20. Cross-wing has bay window with C20 casement, and plain-tile hipped roof. Three-light casement above. To rear cross-wing has old lead-latticed wood cross window.
Interior has back-to-back open fireplaces; bressumers and ceiling beams have run-out mouldings.
Grade One for historical associations.
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