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Latitude: 52.3481 / 52°20'53"N
Longitude: -1.7475 / 1°44'51"W
OS Eastings: 417293
OS Northings: 272257
OS Grid: SP172722
Mapcode National: GBR 4JT.P10
Mapcode Global: VH9ZR.N7HR
Entry Name: Plunge Pool Approximately 50 Metres North West of Packwood House
Listing Date: 16 February 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1035117
English Heritage Legacy ID: 308307
Location: Lapworth, Warwick, Warwickshire, B94
Civil Parish: Lapworth
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
Church of England Parish: Packwood
Church of England Diocese: Birmingham
LAPWORTH PACKWOOD LANE
SP17SE (West side)
1/44 Plunge pool approx. 50m NW of
Plunge pool. c.1680. Red brick basin with stone chamfered coping; brick water
faucet with stone quoins and stone ashlar front; stone roof. Round-arched
opening to faucet with foliate bracket to keystone, supporting armorial bearing.
Worn ogee-shaped stone roof with stone cornice. History: probably built by John
Featherston, who probably planted the Yew Garden, traditionally said to
represent the "Sermon on the Mount".
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire: 1966, pp370-1; Packwood House: National
Trust guide book: 1987)
Listing NGR: SP1729372257
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