THE CHARTERHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: I

List Entry Number: 1076621

Date first listed: 05-Feb-1955

Statutory Address: THE CHARTERHOUSE, LONDON ROAD

Map

Ordnance survey map of THE CHARTERHOUSE
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Location

Statutory Address: THE CHARTERHOUSE, LONDON ROAD

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

District: Coventry (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SP 34476 78218

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 5105 LONDON ROAD ----------- The Charterhouse SP 37 NW 17/3 5.2.55.

I GV

2. Incorporates important remains of the Charterhouse of St Anne founded 1381, nominally by Richard II, who laid the foundation stone, 1385, of the church. Includes early C15 sandstone range, the Prior's Lodging, altered by C16 timber framed 1st floor on north. Tall chimney shafts, original moulded stone fireplace, some original window tracery. C15 and C16 wall paintings, including important early Renaissance motifs. C18 doorways and sash windows with glazing bars. Corrugated iron repairs by present owners. VCH, VIII, pp. 129-30.

The Charterhouse. Coach House and Medieval Precinct Wall to the Charterhouse form a group.



Listing NGR: SP3447478232

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 218514

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Warwick, (1969), 129 130

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