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Latitude: 52.5961 / 52°35'46"N
Longitude: -1.6461 / 1°38'46"W
OS Eastings: 424066
OS Northings: 299872
OS Grid: SP240998
Mapcode National: GBR 5HC.BLT
Mapcode Global: WHCHB.P0BK
Entry Name: Yew House
Listing Date: 23 November 1951
Last Amended: 23 May 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1365190
English Heritage Legacy ID: 309258
Location: Dordon, North Warwickshire, Warwickshire, B78
Civil Parish: Dordon
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
Church of England Parish: Dordon with Freasley
Church of England Diocese: Birmingham
8/24 Yew House
23/11/51 Formerly listed as House
occupied by the Misses
Wicksteed and formerly known
as Lakyns, C.P. of Polesworth)
House, Late C16/C17, partly refaced 18/early C19, with later additions.
Timber-framed with whitewashed brick infill, and whitewashed brick with some
painted sham framing. Old plain-tile roofs; brick right end and ridge stacks.
3-unit plan with additions. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window range;
one-storey-and-attic, 3 one-window range to left. Ribbed 2-panelled door on right.
Irregular fenestration of 2- and 3-light leaded casements. Ground floor has 5
windows; 2 of them have segmental arches. Left range has C20 two-light dormer.
C19 one-storey range set back on right is of whitewashed brick with dentil
cornice, and hipped roof. 3-light wood mullioned and transomed window has
segmental arch. Interior is said to have a C17 staircase.
(VCH: Warwickshire: Vol IV, p189)
Listing NGR: SP2406699872
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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