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Beech Close and attached outbuildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Car Colston, Nottinghamshire

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Latitude: 52.9786 / 52°58'42"N

Longitude: -0.9275 / 0°55'38"W

OS Eastings: 472112

OS Northings: 342894

OS Grid: SK721428

Mapcode National: GBR BLB.6CB

Mapcode Global: WHFJ0.QDKF

Plus Code: 9C4XX3HF+C2

Entry Name: Beech Close and attached outbuildings

Listing Date: 1 December 1965

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1243175

English Heritage Legacy ID: 241773

ID on this website: 101243175

Location: Car Colston, Rushcliffe, Nottinghamshire, NG13

County: Nottinghamshire

District: Rushcliffe

Town: Rushcliffe

Civil Parish: Car Colston

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Car Colston

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 10 October 2023 to correct a typo in the description and to reformat the text to current standards

SK 74 SW

LARGE GREEN (north east side)
Beech Close and attached outbuildings



Country house. 1718. Alterations and additions early and late C19 and 1908. Brick, with plain tile roofs. Ashlar dressings. Chamfered rubble plinth, moulded first floor band, moulded eaves, rusticated quoins, two coped gables with kneelers. Two gable and three ridge stacks. Two storeys plus attics, six bays. Double depth. L-plan. Windows are mainly C19 glazing bar sashes with keystoned rubbed brick heads. Main west front has three ashlar steps to off-centre keystoned doorcase and restored timber shell hood. Double leaf half-glazed door. Flanked by three sashes. Beyond, to right, canted two storey bay window with three sashes. Above, five sashes plus three sashes in bay window. Above again, four hipped tiled dormers with Yorkshire sashes. South end has, to left, C20 French window. To right, projecting gable with two storey parapeted bow window with three sashes flanked by single glazed doors. Above, to left, mullioned casement and to right, five sashes. Above again, corniced panel with Arms, inscribed 'F.T.P. 1908'. Return angle to west has glazed door and above, a sash. Beyond, to right, late C19 outbuildings, gabled and lean-to, two storeys, three bays, pantile roofs.

Rear elevation has, above, casement with segmental head and to its right, round headed stair light with Gothick tracery. North side has to left late C19 additions with sashes and casements with segmental heads. To right, in return angle, C20 flat roofed porch with timber Doric columns to doorcase. C18 gable to right again, partly rendered, has tiny casement and above, datestone inscribed with illegible initials and '1718'.

Interior, altered early C19, has winder stair with landing, square newels and alternate twist and vase and stem balusters. Panelled drawing room has chair rail and cornice. Adam style moulded timber fireplace. Parlour has chamfered span beam with stops. Early C19 Adam style basket grate with plain surround, flanked by single fitted cupboards. Dining room has early C19 pine fireplace with silver Adam ornament. Several small C19 hob grates. C18 plank door and several C18 fielded panel doors.

Listing NGR: SK7211242894

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