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Single Tower Farmhouse and Attached Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Nuneaton, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.5165 / 52°30'59"N

Longitude: -1.5208 / 1°31'14"W

OS Eastings: 432617

OS Northings: 291063

OS Grid: SP326910

Mapcode National: GBR 6KV.6C2

Mapcode Global: VHBWK.L0DP

Entry Name: Single Tower Farmhouse and Attached Walls

Listing Date: 11 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1035004

English Heritage Legacy ID: 308544

Location: Nuneaton and Bedworth, Warwickshire, CV10

County: Warwickshire

District: Nuneaton and Bedworth

Town: Nuneaton and Bedworth

Electoral Ward/Division: Kingswood

Built-Up Area: Nuneaton

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Stockingford St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

SP39SW (South side)
1/6 Single Tower Farmhouse and
attached walls
- II

Farmhouse and attached walls. Mid/late C18, with some C19 alterations. Probably
built for Sir Roger Newdigate of Arbury Hall. Sandstone rubble; rear of raking
Flemish bond brick. Plain-tile roofs; tower has flat roof and coped parapet.
Brick ridge and internal stacks. L-plan, with wing on left to rear and round
tower to angle. Very simple Gothic style tower. 2 storeys and 3-storey tower;
4-window range. Front is at right angles to road. Tower has arched openings. C19
half-glazed 4-panelled door and overlight, and fanlight with glazing bars.
Second floor has window of 2 fixed lights. Lower round stair turret attached to
left has small arched casements. Central 2-window range has C19 four-panelled
door and hipped plain-tile hood on chamfered brackets. 3-light casements to
right and first floor. All openings have chamfered stone surrounds. Windows
throughout have glazing bars. Left range forms sham square tower: second floor
with coped parapet is a screen wall, with internal stack behind it. Ground floor
has segmental-arched one-light casement in chamfered stone surround. Left return
side has similar 3-light mullioned windows. Right return side to road has wing
of one storey and attic with gable dormer, and one- and two-light plain
casements. Tower has 2-light straight-headed casement and arched window above.
Rear is irregular. Interior has circular rooms to tower; ground-floor room has
moulded wood cornice above fireplace. Winder stairs. Room in 2-storey range has
large open fireplace. Walls attached at right angles to tower and left return
side have coping and doorways with stone lintels.
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire, p71)

Listing NGR: SP3261791063

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