LESSINGHAM HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1259565
Date first listed:
11-Dec-1996
Statutory Address:
LESSINGHAM HOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address:
LESSINGHAM HOUSE

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

County:
Warwickshire
District:
Rugby (District Authority)
Parish:
Leamington Hastings
National Grid Reference:
SP 44593 67572

Details



LEAMINGTON HASTINGS

SP 46 NW Lessingham House 1724-0/5/10003

II House, formerly vicarage. Early C19; reputedly built in 1822 for the Reverend Henry Wilmot-Sitwell. Red brick. Slate hipped roof with lead rolls to hips and ridge and deep eaves. Brick axial stacks with yellow clay pots. PLAN: Rectangular plan with central entrance on the east front and with service wing on the north side. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and cellar. Symmetrical 3-bay east front with 12-pane sashes with keyed lintels and the ground floor with side lights; central doorway, the doorcase with consoles supporting pediment and with glazed and panelled door. The other elevations have similar sash windows; the north side with lower gable-ended wing on left with casement windows with glazing bars and porch in the angle with canopy over panelled door. INTERIOR: Original joinery including panelled doors and open-well staircase with stick balusters and mahogany handrail wreathed over curtail newel. Moulded plaster ceiling cornices and marble chimney pieces. Brick vaulted cellar.

















Listing NGR: SP4459367572

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
462767
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.

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