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Latitude: 52.4051 / 52°24'18"N
Longitude: -1.5016 / 1°30'5"W
OS Eastings: 434005
OS Northings: 278680
OS Grid: SP340786
Mapcode National: GBR HHN.4V
Mapcode Global: VHBWY.XTJ4
Plus Code: 9C4WCF4X+29
Entry Name: Whitefriars Museum
Listing Date: 5 February 1955
Last Amended: 24 June 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1076648
English Heritage Legacy ID: 218488
Location: St. Michael's, 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
SP 3378 NE 1/29
SP 3478 NW 8/29
(Formerly listed as Coventry Union Workhouse (Salvation Army Hostel))
Circa 1342, date of foundation of Carmelite Priory, dissolved 1538. Private dwelling house of Hales family to 1717. Converted to workhouse for the poor 1804.
Range on east side of former cloister, 46 metres long. Ashlar, two storeys, tiled roof. Buttresses with offsets. Ground floor pointed arched windows to former cloister with ribbed cross vaults. First floor former friars' dormitory has square headed mullioned lattice casement windows, canted oriel bay window.
Bombed 1940, restored 1968-69.
This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 1 October 2019.
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