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Lawrence Sheriff's House, Rugby

Description: Lawrence Sheriff's House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 3 September 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 308438

OS Grid Reference: SP5082777425
OS Grid Coordinates: 450827, 277425
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3925, -1.2545

Location: 5 Brownsover Lane, Rugby, Warwickshire CV21 1HY

Locality: Rugby
Local Authority: Rugby Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV21 1HY

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Listing Text

Lawrence Sheriff's House
SP 57 NW 9/98


Circa 1515, much restored. Timber framework with whitewashed plaster infilling.
Tiled roof has gabled projection on right of front. 2 storeys and attics, 1:1 lattice
casement windows. Formerly owned by Lawrence Sheriff, founder of Rugby School,
and traditionally assumed to have been his birthplace. Graded partly for historical

Listing NGR: SP5082777425

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Source: English Heritage

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