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Asylum Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Stretton-on-Dunsmore, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.3418 / 52°20'30"N

Longitude: -1.397 / 1°23'49"W

OS Eastings: 441175

OS Northings: 271699

OS Grid: SP411716

Mapcode National: GBR 7PG.1MJ

Mapcode Global: VHBXD.QDTL

Plus Code: 9C4W8JR3+P5

Entry Name: Asylum Farmhouse

Listing Date: 25 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185592

English Heritage Legacy ID: 308831

Location: Stretton-on-Dunsmore, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV23

County: Warwickshire

Civil Parish: Stretton-on-Dunsmore

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Stretton-on-Dunsmore All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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- II

Farmhouse. Early/mid C19; later addition to left. Flemish stretcher bond brick
with black brick dog-tooth cornice. Late C20 concrete tile roof; brick right end
and rear stacks; addition has stack in left corner. Central staircase plan. 3
storeys; 3-window range. Addition of one storey and attic; one bay. Regular
front has half-glazed 4-panelled door to left of centre. Ground floor has
mid/late C19 wood mullioned and transomed 3-light windows, and first floor has
3-light casements, all with horizontal glazing bar. Ground and first-floor
openings have brick segmental arches. Second floor has 2-light casements, mostly
with glazing bars. Addition has late C20 three-light ground floor casement.
Interior not inspected. The farm is all that remains of the Warwick County
Asylum for Juvenile Delinquents, established in 1818 and closed between 1868 and
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.VI, p.242).

Listing NGR: SP4117571699

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