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Latitude: 52.4092 / 52°24'32"N
Longitude: -1.509 / 1°30'32"W
OS Eastings: 433497
OS Northings: 279129
OS Grid: SP334791
Mapcode National: GBR HFM.HD
Mapcode Global: VHBWY.SQM0
Entry Name: Blue Coat School
Listing Date: 5 February 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1076589
English Heritage Legacy ID: 218544
Location: Coventry, CV1
Electoral Ward/Division: St Michael's
Built-Up Area: Coventry
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands
Church of England Parish: Coventry Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Coventry
5105 PRIORY ROW
Blue Coat School
SP 3379 SE 2/63
SP 3379 SW 4/63 5.2.55.
C19. 'Gothic' generally in style of French chateau. Stone. The left hand wing
is of 2 storeys; 5 2-light windows in pointed arched hood moulds. Buttresses.
Belfry tower. This wing abuts the houses above and overlooks the Priory ruins.
The right hand wing is of 3 storeys; one tiered 3-light bay window; other fenestration nondescript. Door in moulded stone recess with hood mould and armorial panel above. 3 stone gables. 2 massive octagonal stone towers with conical lead and slated roofs embody the bases of towers of the monastic church, of which there are extensive remains in the basement.
Listing NGR: SP3350079128
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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