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Shakespeare Hall, Rowington

Description: Shakespeare Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 April 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 308385

OS Grid Reference: SP2048070090
OS Grid Coordinates: 420480, 270090
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3285, -1.7009

Location: Rowington, Warwickshire CV35 7DB

Locality: Rowington
Local Authority: Warwick District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV35 7DB

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Listing Text

SP27SW (South side)
Rowington Green
2/122 Shakespeare Hall
- II
House. C16 central range, with C17 cross-wings, date of 1682 to central
cross-gable; late C19 and early C20 alterations. Red brick tb left and to ground
floor centre. Close-studded timber-framing with brick infill to first floor
centre and to 2-storey porch at right of centre; small timber-framing with brick
infill to right; complex old plain-tile roof; various brick stacks, mostly
rebuilt late C20. 2-storey, 7-window range. Ribbed and studded door to porch at
right of centre. Irregular fenestration of casements. Wood oriel window to first
floor of porch. Garden front to rear: brick to ground floor; square
timber-framing with brick infill to first floor left and to first floor right of
centre; C19 close-studded timber-framing to centre. C19 fenestration. Interior:
straight-flight staircase from ground to first floors brought in from house in
Solihull, dated 1665, with carved balustrade. Brought-in panelling to some
ground floor rooms. Tudor-arched stone fireplaces to some ground floor rooms.
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Listing NGR: SP2048070090

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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