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The Old Vicarage, Nuneaton

Description: The Old Vicarage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 January 1947
English Heritage Building ID: 308621

OS Grid Reference: SP3657091691
OS Grid Coordinates: 436570, 291691
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5219, -1.4624

Location: Vicarage Street, Nuneaton, Warwickshire CV11 4AZ

Locality: Nuneaton
Local Authority: Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV11 4AZ

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Listing Text

SP39SE (East side)
2/80 The Old Vicarage
01/01/47 (Formerly listed as St.
Nicholas Vicarage)

Vicarage, now offices. Mid C17, with mid C19 cross-wing and alterations. English
bond brick with stone dressings. Plain-tile roofs have stone-coped shaped gable
parapets throughout, mostly with moulded kneelers. C19 brick ridge and external
stacks. T-plan, with cross-wing on left. 2 storeys; 8-window range. Front has 5
gables. Large open-fronted porch in angle has ogee gable with moulded cornice
and kneelers. Moulded stone round arch has imposts and keystone. 9-panelled door
inside. Small windows to left and right have moulded stone architraves with
keystones. Sash above has moulded stone architrave. Slightly-projecting 3-window
central range has 2 ogee gables. Ground floor has small single light, and
staircase window above. 2-window right range has small single lights on left.
C19/C20 wood cross windows have horizontal glazing bar and brick segmental
arches. Cross-wing is taller and wider, with string courses and large external
stack. Narrow flanking sashes, of 8 lights to ground floor and 6-lights above,
have moulded stone architraves with keystones. Left return side has two 2-storey
polygonal bay windows with triple-hung sashes to ground floor. First floor has
round-arched sashes to front. Hipped roofs. Chamfered stone architraves have
moulded cornices continued as string course. Moulded cornice. Front to
churchyard of 1-1-3-2-1 bays, with gables throughout. First bay is of one storey
and attic. 3-bay range projects slightly, and has high parapet with 3 ogee
gables. Cross-wing on right is set back slightly, and is similar to entrance
front. Sashes have moulded stone architraves with keystones; some are possibly
late C20 insertions. Interior: C19 dog-leg staircase has vertically symmetrical
balusters. Some 6-panelled doors.
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire, p365)

Listing NGR: SP3657091691

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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