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Latitude: 52.5002 / 52°30'0"N
Longitude: -1.508 / 1°30'28"W
OS Eastings: 433495
OS Northings: 289254
OS Grid: SP334892
Mapcode National: GBR 6L1.9JP
Mapcode Global: VHBWK.TF47
Entry Name: Gatehouse and Attached Kitchen Courtyard Walls at Arbury Hall
Listing Date: 11 February 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1035005
English Heritage Legacy ID: 308546
Location: Nuneaton and Bedworth, Warwickshire, CV10
District: Nuneaton and Bedworth
Town: Nuneaton and Bedworth
Electoral Ward/Division: Arbury
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
Church of England Parish: Chilvers Coton All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Coventry
NUNEATON AND BEDWORTH ARBURY PARK
4/8 Gatehouse and attached kitchen
courtyard walls at Arbury Hall
Gatehouse and attached walls. Gatehouse said to be dated 1754. Sandstone ashlar.
Old plain-tile roof hidden by gable parapets. Gothic Revival style with
4-centred arched openings. Embattled square angle turrets have moulded string
course with niche above, and cornice with fleur-de-lys decoration. Large moulded
and chamfered gateway has ribbed double doors. Hood moulds throughout. Embattled
moulded gable has shield of arms and cross finial. Stable yard elevation is
simpler, with chamfered arch, plain gable and shield of arms. Interior is
plaster vaulted. Kitchen courtyard walls are mainly early C19. Flemish bond
brick with stone coping. Approximately 3 metres high. South screen wall is faced
with sandstone ashlar. Gothic Revival style. 3 bays. Hollow-chamfered 4-centred
arched openings. Third bay has doorway with sash door. Windows with Y-tracery.
Jacobean openwork stone balustrade on top, re-used from elsewhere in the garden.
(VCH: Warwickshire, Vol IV, p174)
Listing NGR: SP3349489253
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