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22, High Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Polesworth, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.6201 / 52°37'12"N

Longitude: -1.6132 / 1°36'47"W

OS Eastings: 426283

OS Northings: 302553

OS Grid: SK262025

Mapcode National: GBR 5H1.LZD

Mapcode Global: WHCH5.6D2P

Entry Name: 22, High Street

Listing Date: 25 March 1968

Last Amended: 23 May 1988

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1252595

English Heritage Legacy ID: 435601

Location: Polesworth, North Warwickshire, Warwickshire, B78

County: Warwickshire

District: North Warwickshire

Civil Parish: Polesworth

Built-Up Area: Polesworth

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Polesworth with Birchmoor

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

SK20SE (South side)
5/91 No.22
25/03/68 (Formerly listed as No.24)


Building of uncertain purpose, associated with the adjoining Abbey gatehouse [qv], now partly a dwelling. Part of a group of attached buildings. Possibly late Cl6, with later alterations, coursed sandstone rubble. Old plain-tile roof. L-plan, with short wing on left to rear. 2 high storeys; 4-window range. Chamfered pointed doorway on left has C19/C20 ribbed door. Plank doorway on right. Boarded-up window has wood lintel. First floor forms a flat, and has restored 2-light chamfered stone mullioned windows; second bay has a C20 two-light cemented mullioned window. To the rear the gabled wing is of ashlar, and has a 3-light window to the first floor. Plank door in altered opening in right return side. Main range has double plank doors. First floor has two 2-light windows. Recessed chamfered mullioned windows throughout. Said to have tie and collar roof trusses with wind braces.
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire: p373; VCH: Warwickshire: Vol IV, p187)

Listing NGR: SK2629102554

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