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MUSEUM

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: MUSEUM

List entry Number: 1035417

Location

MUSEUM, MARKET PLACE

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

County: Warwickshire

District: Warwick

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Warwick

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 10-Jan-1953

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 307546

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

1. 1781 MARKET PLACE Museum SP 2864 NW 1/308 10.1.53.

II*

2. Late C17 2 storey Market Hall of local sandstone ashlar work 3 bays wide and 5 bays long. Lower storey was originally an open market place with continuous semi-circular-headed arcade, but circa 1880 this was filled in with incongruous windows and plain boarded door. String band at first floor. Moulded architraves to window openings on upper floor, which now have satisfactory sashes in cased frames of (?) early C19 date. Heavy, moulded stone cornice at eaves with modillions. Hipped tile roof has been much restored. Existing (probably C19) lantern in Roman cement, replaces an earlier cupola. Pedimented dormers, wooden balustrade to central flat roof round cupola. AM.

Listing NGR: SP2802264924

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National Grid Reference: SP 28022 64924

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