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Remains of Caludon Castle, Coventry

Description: Remains of Caludon Castle

Grade: I
Date Listed: 5 February 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 218479

OS Grid Reference: SP3737980159
OS Grid Coordinates: 437379, 280159
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4182, -1.4518

Location: Farren Road, Coventry CV2 5EJ

Locality: Coventry
County: Coventry
Country: England
Postcode: CV2 5EJ

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There is also a scheduled monument, Caludon Castle: a Moated Site and Part of an Associated Water Management System, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

Listing Text

Remains of Caludon Castle
SP 38 SE 22/4 5.2.55.


Scheduled Ancient Monument. Circa 1354, or earlier. John Segrave was granted
a licence to crenellate 1305. Another licence granted 1354. Descended to Thomas
Mowbray, Duke of Norfolk. Fell into dereliction after his banishment 1398. Rebuilt
circa 1580 by Henry Lord Berkeley. Ruined by the later C17.
Sole remaining fragment consists of tall sandstone wall containing 2 large pointed
arched windows above 2 smaller. Remnants of stone window tracery.

Listing NGR: SP3737980159

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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