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Fosters Yard

A Grade II Listed Building in Polesworth, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.6168 / 52°37'0"N

Longitude: -1.617 / 1°37'1"W

OS Eastings: 426029

OS Northings: 302188

OS Grid: SK260021

Mapcode National: GBR 5H1.S0V

Mapcode Global: WHCH5.4H86

Entry Name: Fosters Yard

Listing Date: 23 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262204

English Heritage Legacy ID: 435605

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 (West side)

5/95 Fosters Yard

- ll

Housed subsequently shop and dwelling now bars and restaurant. Mid C18 with
late C19 alterations. Flemish bond brick with dog-tooth cornice; front has
colourwashed render. Old plain-tile roof has coped gable parapets; truncated end
stacks. L-plan with wing on left to rear. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window range.
Late C20 half-glazed door and blocked overlight between 2 very large late C19
shop bays under single flat roof, with lean-to wood canopy on iron supports. C19
ha-I on right has painted wood fascia and cornice, First floor has 3-light
casements with top lights, horizontal glazing bars and central opening light,
under segmental arches. 2 late C19 dormers have 3-light casements with
horizontal glazing bar. Long colourwashed irregular rear wing is a 5-window
range. Interior is opened up on ground floor, but retains ogee stop-chamfered
ceiling bears, Original open-well staircase has scrolled string and
column-on-vase balusters. Some C18 two-panelled doors.

Listing NGR: SK2602902187

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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