Draper's Hall

Date:
16 Jun 2000
Location:
Draper's Hall, Bayley Lane, Coventry, West Midlands, CV1 5RN
Reference:
IOE01/02589/06
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

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5105 BAYLEY LANE ----------- Draper's Hall SP 3378 NE 1/10 10.5.57

II*

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Distinguished early C19 Neoclassical design in ashlar. Architects: T Rickman and H W Hutchinson. 1832 with wing on east 1964. Ashlar front with low projecting bay containing 3 sash windows and portico in antis with Ionic columns. 1 storey tall main block has ashlar front with 4 wreaths to frieze, cornice, parapet with central shield and supporters. Fine interior with many original features, including decorative plaster ceilings, doorways with ornate consoles, fluted cornice, chimneypieces with anthemion motif, top lit ballroom with Dorico pilasters, elaborate overmantel. The most interesting building of its period in the City.

Descriptive notes, second line, should be amended to read: "1832 with wing on east1864".

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5105 BAYLEY LANE ----------- Draper's Hall SP 3378 NE 1/10 10.5.57.

II*

2.

Distinguished early C19 Neoclassical design in ashlar. Architects: T Rickman and H W Hutchinson. 1832 with wing on east 1964. Ashlar front with low projecting bay containing 3 sash windows and portico in antis with Ionic columns. 1 storey tall main block has ashlar front with 4 wreaths to frieze, cornice, parapet with central shield and supporters. Fine interior with many original features, including decorative plaster ceilings, doorways with ornate consoles, fluted cornice, chimneypieces with anthemion motif, top lit ballroom with Doric pilasters, elaborate overmantel.

The most interesting building of its period in the city.

Listing NGR: SP3363378939

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/0031 IOE Records taken by Edward Alvey; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Edward Alvey. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Alvey, Edward

Rights Holder: Alvey, Edward

Keywords

Ashlar, Georgian Livery Hall, Victorian Commercial

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