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St James Chapel west Gate

A Grade I Listed Building in Warwick, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.2798 / 52°16'47"N

Longitude: -1.5906 / 1°35'26"W

OS Eastings: 428027

OS Northings: 264706

OS Grid: SP280647

Mapcode National: GBR 5MB.0P2

Mapcode Global: VHBXH.CYZP

Plus Code: 9C4W7CH5+WQ

Entry Name: St James Chapel west Gate

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Last Amended: 19 March 1973

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1364802

English Heritage Legacy ID: 307354

Location: Warwick, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV34

County: Warwickshire

Civil Parish: Warwick

Built-Up Area: Warwick

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Warwick St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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1781 West Gate and
St James's Chapel
SP 2864 NW 1/293 10.1.53.


Late C14, perhaps incorporating earlier structure and on the site of a
gate extant from at least 1129. Extended west and west tower added early
C15. A part of the medieval town defences. Ground floor has pointed arches
either end of ribbed vault. First floor chapel extensively restored 1863-5
by G G Scott who redesigned the windows, rebuilt parapet walks, added flying
buttresses and refurnished the interior.
VCH, viii, pp.420, 532.

West Gate and St James's Chapel, Nos 1 and lA Brook Street, the Hospital
of Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester and Nos 54 and 56 in High Street
(north side) from a group

Listing NGR: SP2802764707

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