THE OLD VICARAGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1355431
Date first listed:
11-Dec-1969
Date of most recent amendment:
23-Oct-1985
Statutory Address:
THE OLD VICARAGE, CHURCH ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE OLD VICARAGE, CHURCH ROAD

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

County:
Warwickshire
District:
Stratford-on-Avon (District Authority)
Parish:
Wilmcote
National Grid Reference:
SP1637857866

Details

SP15NE 8/28 11/12/69

ASTON CANTLOW CHURCH ROAD (West side) Wilmcote The Old Vicarage (Formerly listed as The Vicarage)

GV II

Vicarage, now house. 1846-7, designed by William Butterfield for Edward Knottesford Fortescue. Squared lias rubble; projecting wing of regular coursed lias with roughcast front wall; lias quoins; limestone dressings. Main range has old tile roof, wing has late C20 tiles; coped gables; lias stacks, and brick external stack to wing. T-plan, with gabled projecting wing and cross wing. Gothic Revival style, 2 storeys; 5-window range. Entrance in corner has arched plank door with moulded stone arch and lias voussoirs. Irregular fenestration. Ground floor has 2- and 3-light stone chamfered mullioned and transomed windows with shaped upper lights, and 2-light square headed window with trefoiled ogee lights. Wing has French window with block surround in right return side; left return side has external stack, Left section, formerly single storey, has door and iron segmental headed window. First floor has lancet lights and half-dormers. Late C20 half-dormer above door. Left end upper storey, added later, of colourwashed brick. To rear: Staircase projection with hipped roof. Arched door. 2-light window with trefoiled ogee lights. Staircase has 2-light Decorated style window with ogee lights and transom, and quatrefoil. Half dormer with single small lancets. Interior: Stone closed well staircase. Forms part of an interesting group with Church of St. Andrew (q.v.) and Wilmcote Church of England junior and infants school (q.v.). (Buildings of England: Warwickshire, p.474, Paul Thompson: William Butterfield, pp.100-1, 277, 4i15, 458).

Listing NGR: SP1637857866

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
305375
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Wedgwood, A, The Buildings of England: Warwickshire, (1966), 474
Thompson, P, William Butterfield Victorian Architect, (1971), 100-1,277
Thompson, P, William Butterfield Victorian Architect, (1971), 405,438

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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