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Radway Institute, Radway

Description: Radway Institute

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 306198

OS Grid Reference: SP3712948273
OS Grid Coordinates: 437129, 248273
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1315, -1.4590

Location: The Green, Radway, Warwickshire CV35 0UE

Locality: Radway
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV35 0UE

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Listing Text

SP3648 (North side)
8/87 Radway Institute


Village hall. Dated 1852. Built for and endowed by John Chambers. Regular
coursed ironstone. Tile roofs have coped gable parapets with kneelers. L-plan
with main range at right angles to road. Gothic Revival style. One-bay entrance
front. Central gabled porch has 6-panelled double-leaf door in chamfered Tudor
arched doorway with straight head and moulded spandrels. Datestone above has
shield with initials CC,RN and JC. Hollow-chamfered 4-centred lancet in square
chamfered surround with moulded spandrels. Door and windows throughout have hood
moulds and foliage-carved block stops. Quatrefoil shield panel in gable apex.
Return sides have windows of 3 lancets in square heads with moulded spandrels.
Left side: 2-window range. Small wing at right angles has late C20 glazed double
doors. Right side to Kineton Road: 3-window range. Built as 'The Church
Institute, for the encouragement of general literature' (Kelly), on a site given
by Charles Chambers, who built and endowed the school (now The School House
(Kelly's Directory of Warwickshire, 1892, p.169).

Listing NGR: SP3712948273

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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