THE CHESTNUTS

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1034653

Date first listed: 11-Nov-1952

Statutory Address: THE CHESTNUTS, OLD CHURCH ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: THE CHESTNUTS, OLD CHURCH ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Warwickshire

District: North Warwickshire (District Authority)

Parish: Water Orton

National Grid Reference: SP 17646 91394

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History

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Details

WATER ORTON OLD CHURCH ROAD SP19SE (South side) Water Orton 4/111 The Chestnuts 11/11/52 - II House. C15 with later alterations and additions. Timber-framed with brick infill panels and some brick rebuilding. Plain tile roof; brick ridge stack with toothed band and pilaster strips. 2-bay hall-house with flanking cross-wings. Mainly one storey and attic with 2-storey wing to the right. Irregular 5-window front: C19 glazing bar casements. The right hand cross-wing has the best preserved framing: large rectangular panels and curved braces; collar-and-tie-beam roof truss with clasped purlins. Smaller gables to left hand cross-wing and to left hand side of hall range. Central lean-to porch with C19 ribbed door and a carved stone head to each side. Interior not inspected but recorded as having a cruck truss. (N.W. Alock: Cruck Construction: (1981): C.B.A. Research Report No.42, p157)

Listing NGR: SP1764691394

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 309425

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Alcock, N W, 'Council for British Archaeology Research Report' in Cruck Construction An Introduction And Catalogue, , Vol. 42, (1981), 157

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