AVENUE HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1201802
Date first listed:
03-Feb-1977
Statutory Address:
AVENUE HOUSE, CLIFTON ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
AVENUE HOUSE, CLIFTON ROAD

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

District:
City of Wolverhampton (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 88938 00189

Details

WOLVERHAMPTON

SJ8900 CLIFTON ROAD, Tettenhall 895-1/9/122 (South side) 03/02/77 Avenue House

GV II

House, now old people's residential home. c1840 with later alterations. Stuccoed brick; hipped slate roof with stuccoed stacks. Double-depth plan. 2 storeys; symmetrical 5-window garden front with narrow extension to left end. Chanelled rustication to ground floor; 1st floor sill band; top frieze and cornice; quoin strips. Ground floor has French window with flanking canted bays; 1st floor has windows in architraves with apron panels and 4-pane sashes; verandah on cast-iron columns has openwork frieze and swept roof; cross-axial stack with round shafts with cornices. Returns and rear similar; left return has later windows; right return has projecting ingle type breast, porch with round-headed entrance and 4-fielded-panelled door; rear has recessed stair window and entrance; lateral stack. INTERIOR: stained glass to stair window and rear room with Shakespearian characters; moulded frieze and ceiling;rococo plaster ceiling to drawing room; mid C18 cornices.

Listing NGR: SJ8893800189

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
378387
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 17 Jul 2000
Reference: IOE01/00818/07
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