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Gatehouse and Attached Kitchen Courtyard Walls at Arbury Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Arbury, Warwickshire

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1035005

English Heritage Legacy ID: 308546

Location: Nuneaton and Bedworth, Warwickshire, CV10

County: Warwickshire

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

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Listing Text

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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