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Radway Institute

A Grade II Listed Building in Radway, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.1315 / 52°7'53"N

Longitude: -1.4589 / 1°27'31"W

OS Eastings: 437136

OS Northings: 248273

OS Grid: SP371482

Mapcode National: GBR 6QK.9ZD

Mapcode Global: VHBYB.NPLB

Entry Name: Radway Institute

Listing Date: 8 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024199

English Heritage Legacy ID: 306198

Location: Radway, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV35

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Radway

Built-Up Area: Radway

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Radway St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

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Radway Institute


Village hall. Dated 1852. Built for and endowed by John Chambers. Regular
coursed ironstone. Tile roofs have coped gable parapets with kneelers. L-plan
with main range at right angles to road. Gothic Revival style. One-bay entrance
front. Central gabled porch has 6-panelled double-leaf door in chamfered Tudor
arched doorway with straight head and moulded spandrels. Datestone above has
shield with initials CC, RN and JC. Hollow-chamfered 4-centred lancet in square
chamfered surround with moulded spandrels. Door and windows throughout have hood
moulds and foliage-carved block stops. Quatrefoil shield panel in gable apex.
Return sides have windows of 3 lancets in square heads with moulded spandrels.
Left side: 2-window range. Small wing at right angles has late C20 glazed double
doors. Right side to Kineton Road: 3-window range. Built as 'The Church
Institute, for the encouragement of general literature' (Kelly), on a site given
by Charles Chambers, who built and endowed the school (now The School House
(Kelly's Directory of Warwickshire, 1892, p.169).

Listing NGR: SP3713648273

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