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Western House

A Grade II Listed Building in Harbury, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.2385 / 52°14'18"N

Longitude: -1.4469 / 1°26'48"W

OS Eastings: 437863

OS Northings: 260178

OS Grid: SP378601

Mapcode National: GBR 6P7.M08

Mapcode Global: VHBXR.VZXV

Entry Name: Western House

Listing Date: 20 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1035613

English Heritage Legacy ID: 307100

Location: Harbury, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV33

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Harbury

Built-Up Area: Harbury

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Harbury All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

SP3760 (East side)
11/103 Western House


House. Said to be dated 1688. Altered early/mid C19 and mid C20. Flemish bond
red brick with limestone quoins and cement rendered plinth. Concrete tile roof;
largely rebuilt brick ridge stack. 3-unit lobby entry plan. 2 storeys; 4-window
range. C19/C20 fielded 6-panelled door has overlight with glazing bars. Plain
rendered surround with thin cornice. 2-light casements with glazing bars have
rusticated rendered flat arches with keyblocks to ground floor, and painted wood
lintels to first floor. Left return side has diaper brickwork. To rear:
chequered brickwork. C20 half-glazed door to right. Fire window. 2- and 3-light
casements. Interior: room to left has moulded ceiling beam. Room beyond has
stepped-stop broad-chamfered beam. Room to right has ogee-stop broad-chamfered
ceiling beam. Open fireplace has bressumer, possible C18, imported from
elsewhere. C20 staircase. First floor has run-out and stepped-stop chamfered
ceiling beams. The house is said to be one of the earliest uses of brick in
(Harbury Society: 'Hungry Harbury', p.541.

Listing NGR: SP3786360178

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