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25-29, Lower Holyhead Road, Coventry

Description: 25-29, Lower Holyhead Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 October 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 218534

OS Grid Reference: SP3287879140
OS Grid Coordinates: 432878, 279140
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4093, -1.5181

Location: Lower Holyhead Road, Coventry CV1 3AX

Locality: Coventry
County: Coventry
Country: England
Postcode: CV1 3AX

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Listing Text

Nos 25 to 29 (odd)
(Formerly listed under
Hollyhead Road)
SP 3279 SE 3/88 30.10.72.


Earlier C19, completed by 1837, surviving part of a long range of 18 houses containing
dwelling space below, workshops on the 2nd floor (known as Topshops) with large
windows. Used by craftsmen in the weaving and watchmaking industries before the
advent of steam -powered factories in the 1840's. Red brick, Welsh slated roofs.
3 storeys, 1 segmental arched casement window to each house'on each floor, top
windows large.

Listing NGR: SP3288079136

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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