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The Priory

A Grade II* Listed Building in Warwick, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.2849 / 52°17'5"N

Longitude: -1.5871 / 1°35'13"W

OS Eastings: 428263

OS Northings: 265280

OS Grid: SP282652

Mapcode National: GBR 5M4.MLB

Mapcode Global: VHBXH.FTTR

Entry Name: The Priory

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1035503

English Heritage Legacy ID: 307357

Location: Warwick, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV34

County: Warwickshire

District: Warwick

Civil Parish: Warwick

Built-Up Area: Warwick

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Warwick St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text


1781 The Priory

SP 2865 SW 3/296 10.1.53.


Remaining portions of the Old Priory. The greater part of this building
was taken down in 1926 and removed to America for re-erection. Small single-storey
building of C16 stonework. Entrance doorway has "Tudor" shaped arch, to
LH side of which is large 6-light transomed and mullioned stone splayed
bay window. Other windows are similar in design, the two to right hand
side being modern replacements. To west of this is 2 storey block of C17
brickwork with dark headers, stone plinth, stone quoins, gables to east,
south and west with stone copings and finials, Modern, or restored, brick
chimney stacks. Modern casements. The two buildings have modern leaded
lights and attractive roofs of old tiles. Portions of foundation walls
to the main building (now removed) lie to the east. The Tudor mansion
stood on the site of the medieval Priory of St Sepulchre, founded early
VCR, viii, pp.422, 438-40.
The Priory, the Stable Wall and Ruined Wall to north east form a group

Listing NGR: SP2826365280

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