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London House

A Grade II Listed Building in Eccleshall, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.8597 / 52°51'34"N

Longitude: -2.2535 / 2°15'12"W

OS Eastings: 383026

OS Northings: 329165

OS Grid: SJ830291

Mapcode National: GBR 15Z.M2X

Mapcode Global: WHBDK.CD41

Plus Code: 9C4VVP5W+VH

Entry Name: London House

Listing Date: 19 December 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1243087

English Heritage Legacy ID: 446565

Location: Eccleshall, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST21

County: Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Eccleshall

Built-Up Area: Eccleshall

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Eccleshall Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

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London House


House with shop on ground floor. Probably late C17 or early C18. Rendered brick. Remains of moulded stone plinth course at front. Clay plain tile roof with gabled ends and brackets to eaves at front. Brick axial and gable-end stacks. PLAN : Approximately square on plan, two rooms deep; ground floor altered as shop; C20 single-storey wing at rear. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, attic and cellar. Symmetrical2-window south front with late C19 4-pane sashes on first and second floors, the second floor smaller. Plain giant corner pilasters. To left of centre a lead drain-pipe. Ground floor, late C19 double-fronted shop on right with central doorway and canopy and C20 projecting shop window on left. At rear three circa early C18 2 and 3-light mullion-transom windows and two 2-light casements on second floor, all with iron casements; C20 widows and single-storey wing on ground floor. INTERIOR: Ground floor altered, but, the staircase hall remains intact. C18 joinery on first and second floors, including fielded 2-panel doors and wall-panelling in first floor room with simple cornice and Delft tiles in fireplace; an open-well, moulded-string staircase with thick turned balusters, moulded handrail and square newels with pendants and long turned finials. Cellar under front right-hand part lined with rough ashlar.

Listing NGR: SJ8302829171

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