GATEHOUSE AND ATTACHED KITCHEN COURTYARD WALLS AT ARBURY HALL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1035005

Date first listed: 11-Feb-1988

Statutory Address: GATEHOUSE AND ATTACHED KITCHEN COURTYARD WALLS AT ARBURY HALL

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Location

Statutory Address: GATEHOUSE AND ATTACHED KITCHEN COURTYARD WALLS AT ARBURY HALL

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Warwickshire

District: Nuneaton and Bedworth (District Authority)

National Grid Reference: SP 33495 89253

Summary

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History

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Details

NUNEATON AND BEDWORTH ARBURY PARK SP38NW 4/8 Gatehouse and attached kitchen courtyard walls at Arbury Hall GV II

Gatehouse and attached walls. Gatehouse said to be dated 1754. Sandstone ashlar. Old plain-tile roof hidden by gable parapets. Gothic Revival style with 4-centred arched openings. Embattled square angle turrets have moulded string course with niche above, and cornice with fleur-de-lys decoration. Large moulded and chamfered gateway has ribbed double doors. Hood moulds throughout. Embattled moulded gable has shield of arms and cross finial. Stable yard elevation is simpler, with chamfered arch, plain gable and shield of arms. Interior is plaster vaulted. Kitchen courtyard walls are mainly early C19. Flemish bond brick with stone coping. Approximately 3 metres high. South screen wall is faced with sandstone ashlar. Gothic Revival style. 3 bays. Hollow-chamfered 4-centred arched openings. Third bay has doorway with sash door. Windows with Y-tracery. Jacobean openwork stone balustrade on top, re-used from elsewhere in the garden. (VCH: Warwickshire, Vol IV, p174)

Listing NGR: SP3349489253

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 308546

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Warwick, (1947), 174
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 42 Warwickshire,

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