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56, High Street, Warwick

Description: 56, High Street

Grade: I
Date Listed: 10 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 307505

OS Grid Reference: SP2805364744
OS Grid Coordinates: 428053, 264744
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2801, -1.5902

Location: 60 A429, Warwick CV34 4BH

Locality: Warwick
Local Authority: Warwick District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV34 4BH

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Listing Text

(North Side)
No 56
SP 2864 NW 1/288 10.1.53.

Now a part of Leicester Hospital. C16 (or earlier), 2 storey plus attic
house of heavy timber framing. To right hand side is gabled cross wing
of simple character jettied at first floor. Central 2 storey 'Elizabethan"
projecting porch, upper part being of close set studding and with diagonal
studding to gable head. Jettied moulded bressummer at first floor supported
by moulded storey posts. Leaded lights, some being of C18 origin. Old
tiles. Good 2 storey timber-framed wing to the rear is in good repair
and now used as dwellings.

Nos 54 and 56, and the Hospital of Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, in
High Street (North Side): Nos 1 and 1A Brook Street, and West Gate and
St James's Chapel, all form a group.

Listing NGR: SP2805364744

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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