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50, Holly Walk

A Grade II Listed Building in Royal Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.2907 / 52°17'26"N

Longitude: -1.5303 / 1°31'49"W

OS Eastings: 432131

OS Northings: 265946

OS Grid: SP321659

Mapcode National: GBR 6NJ.9XC

Mapcode Global: VHBXJ.FPB9

Entry Name: 50, Holly Walk

Listing Date: 20 March 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246939

English Heritage Legacy ID: 486905

Location: Royal Leamington Spa, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV32

County: Warwickshire

District: Warwick

Civil Parish: Royal Leamington Spa

Built-Up Area: Royal Leamington Spa

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Leamington Priors St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

ROYAL LEAMINGTON SPA

SP3265NW HOLLY WALK
1208-1/9/10002 50
20-MAR-01

II

House, in use as offices. Circa 1836-8; by William Thomas of Leamington. Stuccoed front, brick sides and rear. Slate roof with gabled ends. Brick stacks.
PLAN: Two principal rooms, one on either side of central entrance hall, leading to central octagonal hall with stairhall beyond; large wing at rear left with outbuilding at back.
Jacobean style.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-bay north front; gabled left and right with large square bay windows; centre breaks forward with pilastered stuccoed porch with round arch and pierced spandrels, moulded strings above ground and first floor windows and continuing around the porch and bays; large mullion-transom windows in chamfered openings. Large brick octagonal lantern over centre with round-headed lights and shallow slate hipped roof. Rear [S] large gable-ended wing on right with small single-storey outbuilding with pointed arch windows.
INTERIOR: Quarry tile hall floor; gallery around central octagon with balustrade of intersecting arches; niches in walls and ribbed ceiling to lantern. Staircase with elaborate turned balusters, moulded handrail and twisted newels with moulded finials; principal room with moulded plaster cornice and chimneypieces.
SOURCES: [1] Buildings of England, p.337. [2] Colvin, H. Biographical Dictionary of British Architects, 1600-1840, p.974.


Listing NGR: SP3213165946

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