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The Little House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wellesbourne, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.194 / 52°11'38"N

Longitude: -1.5962 / 1°35'46"W

OS Eastings: 427697

OS Northings: 255165

OS Grid: SP276551

Mapcode National: GBR 5N8.K7V

Mapcode Global: VHBY2.930W

Entry Name: The Little House

Listing Date: 2 August 1972

Last Amended: 19 August 1999

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382012

English Heritage Legacy ID: 482377

Location: Wellesbourne and Walton, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV35

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Wellesbourne and Walton

Built-Up Area: Wellesbourne

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Wellesbourne St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text


WELLESBOURNE

SP2655 CHESTNUT SQUARE
1901-1/12/227 (West side)
02/08/72 Wellesbourne Mountford
No.17
The Little House
(Formerly Listed as:
CHESTNUT SQUARE
(West side)
Wellesbourne Mountford
The Little House)
(Formerly Listed as:
CHESTNUT SQUARE
(West side)
Wellesbourne Mountford
House adjoining The Little House on
north)

GV II*

House. Main part with datestone inscribed: C /W A/ 1699
(William and Alice Cleeve); earlier C17 wing to right; later
alterations. Brick and timber-frame on stone plinths; steeply
pitched old tile roofs with brick end stacks. L-plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; 6-window range plus gabled wing to right.
Brick plat band over ground floor and later top modillioned
brick cornice. Entrance to left of centre has doorcase with
pilasters and bracketed open pediment-hood; fanlight with
decorative glazing bars over 6-panel door (2 panels glazed).
Windows have tile sills, and rubbed brick flat arches with key
blocks over pegged small-paned cross-casements, but 2 windows
to left of entrance have 6/6 sashes in wide frames, the
windows above having lower sills; window to ground-floor right
end has later bay window with small-paned glazing.
Rear single-storey gabled wing with attic.
Timber-framed wing to right has square framing with braces;
ground floor has 2 windows with pegged small-paned casements
with iron opening casements, similar window to first floor.
Rear has C19 addition with segmental-headed window and end
stack.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(Bolton, R & Bolton, P: A Wellesbourne Guide Part 1:
Wellesbourne Mountford: Wellesbourne: 1989-: 28).

Listing NGR: SP2769755165

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