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Latitude: 52.4009 / 52°24'3"N
Longitude: -1.4947 / 1°29'40"W
OS Eastings: 434476
OS Northings: 278219
OS Grid: SP344782
Mapcode National: GBR HJQ.NC
Mapcode Global: VHBWZ.1XNB
Entry Name: The Charterhouse
Listing Date: 5 February 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1076621
English Heritage Legacy ID: 218514
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, All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Coventry
5105 LONDON ROAD
SP 37 NW 17/3 5.2.55.
Incorporates important remains of the Charterhouse of St Anne founded 1381, nominally
by Richard II, who laid the foundation stone, 1385, of the church. Includes early
C15 sandstone range, the Prior's Lodging, altered by C16 timber framed 1st floor
on north. Tall chimney shafts, original moulded stone fireplace, some original
window tracery. C15 and C16 wall paintings, including important early Renaissance
motifs. C18 doorways and sash windows with glazing bars. Corrugated iron repairs
by present owners. VCH, VIII, pp. 129-30.
The Charterhouse. Coach House and Medieval Precinct Wall to the Charterhouse form
Listing NGR: SP3447478232
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