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56, High Street

A Grade I Listed Building in Warwick, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.2801 / 52°16'48"N

Longitude: -1.5902 / 1°35'24"W

OS Eastings: 428053

OS Northings: 264745

OS Grid: SP280647

Mapcode National: GBR 5MB.0S7

Mapcode Global: VHBXH.DY5F

Plus Code: 9C4W7CJ5+3W

Entry Name: 56, High Street

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1364811

English Heritage Legacy ID: 307505

Location: 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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Listing Text

(North Side)
No 56
SP 2864 NW 1/288 10.1.53.

Now a part of Leicester Hospital. C16 (or earlier), 2 storey plus attic
house of heavy timber framing. To right hand side is gabled cross wing
of simple character jettied at first floor. Central 2 storey 'Elizabethan"
projecting porch, upper part being of close set studding and with diagonal
studding to gable head. Jettied moulded bressummer at first floor supported
by moulded storey posts. Leaded lights, some being of C18 origin. Old
tiles. Good 2 storey timber-framed wing to the rear is in good repair
and now used as dwellings.

Nos 54 and 56, and the Hospital of Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, in
High Street (North Side): Nos 1 and 1A Brook Street, and West Gate and
St James's Chapel, all form a group.

Listing NGR: SP2805364744

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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