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The Cottage, Approximately 4 Metres North of Pinley Abbey, Rowington

Description: The Cottage, Approximately 4 Metres North of Pinley Abbey

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 308345

OS Grid Reference: SP2135865774
OS Grid Coordinates: 421358, 265774
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2897, -1.6883

Location: Rowington, Warwickshire CV35 8ND

Locality: Rowington
Local Authority: Warwick District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV35 8ND

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Listing Text

4/81 The Cottage, approx. 4n N of
11/06/67 Pinley Abbey
(Formerly listed as The
Cottage, Pinley Abbey)
House, probably former Priory guest house. C14 with later alterations. C19 brick
to ground floor with main posts of framing; small timber-framing with brick
infill to first floor; old plain-tile roof; stone internal stack to rear centre
with 4 diagonally set brick flues. 2-storey, 2 and a half-bay range. C19 plank
door to C19 addition to right. 3-light casement to ground floor left.
Single-light casement to first floor right. Left return: Queen-post roof truss
to gable end. Rear: C19 brick to ground floor; small timber-framing with brick
infill to first floor. 3-light casement to ground floor left. 2-light casement
to ground floor right. Gabled dormer with 2-light casement to left. Interior:
open fireplaces to ground floor. Chamfered spine beams and joists to ground
floor. History: the Cistercian Priory of Pinley was founded by Henry I, and
dissolved by Henry VIII.
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire: 1966, p372; VCH:'Warwickshire: Vol.3, 1945,
[ 82]

Listing NGR: SP2135865774

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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