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Cheylesmore Manor, Coventry

Description: Cheylesmore Manor

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 5 February 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 218536

OS Grid Reference: SP3335878645
OS Grid Coordinates: 433358, 278645
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4048, -1.5111

Location: Manor House Dr, Coventry CV1 2DW

Locality: Coventry
County: Coventry
Country: England
Postcode: CV1 2DW

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Listing Text

Cheylesmore Manor
[Formerly listed as Nos 13 & 14
and No 29 (Cheylesmore Manor House)
SP 3378 NW 10/13 5.2.55.


C16 manor gatehouse incorporating parts of 2 wings of C14 manor house, C15 1st
floor of north wing. Much restored. Timber frame, plaster infilling, some ground
floor stonework. Gables either end of tiled roof. Central carriageway with blocked
4 centred arched doorway. Renewed casement windows. 2 storeys, slight projection
at north end of Manor Yard front. Restored interior retains ground floor ogee
arched doorway, C16 newel staircase, 1st floor 2 curved headed stone fireplace
The Manor House settled 1337 on the Black Prince, who visited it for long periods,
as did Queen Isabel. VCH, VIII, pp,18-2l.

Listing NGR: SP3335878645

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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