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Kirby House and Forecourt Railings

A Grade II* Listed Building in St Michael's, Coventry

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Latitude: 52.4061 / 52°24'22"N

Longitude: -1.5088 / 1°30'31"W

OS Eastings: 433511

OS Northings: 278795

OS Grid: SP335787

Mapcode National: GBR HFN.KG

Mapcode Global: VHBWY.SSQ9

Entry Name: Kirby House and Forecourt Railings

Listing Date: 5 February 1955

Last Amended: 24 June 1974

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342916

English Heritage Legacy ID: 218513

Location: Coventry, CV1

County: Coventry

Electoral Ward/Division: St Michael's

Built-Up Area: Coventry

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Coventry Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

5.2.55. No 16 (Kirby House)
(Formerly listed as Nos 16 & 17)
Forecourt railings to No 16.
SP 3378 NE 1/48


Circa 1700 red brick house with ground floor stuccoed, hipped oldĀ£tiled roof behind
parapet and stone dentilled cornice. 3 storeys, 5 flush windows in broad frames
under flat arches with keyblocks, central window architrave surround with foliated
volutes. 4 tall Composite pilasters surmounted by oval paterae, shell pattern.
Central doorway with fanlight, surround of attached Ionic columns, segmental dentilled
pediment. Early C19 forecourt railings.

Listing NGR: SP3351178795

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

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