Description: Farm Building Approximately 6 Metres South East of Newnham Hall
Date Listed: 6 October 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 308812
OS Grid Reference: SP4484577164
OS Grid Coordinates: 444845, 277164
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3907, -1.3424
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2/26 Farm building approx. 6m. SE
06/10/60 of Newnham Hall
(Formerly listed as Barn at
Shown on Ordnance Survey map as Dovecote.
Farm building, formerly dovecote. Said to be C16, altered C17. Further altered
C18/C19. Regular coursed limestone, with alternating wide and narrow courses.
Red sandstone dressings, with alternating quoins. Some brick patching. Old
plain-tile roof has coped gable parapets. Large painted double-leaf plank doors
to left have painted wood lintel. Smaller, lower opening to right has blackened
wood lintel. Left return side has 2 low buttresses. 2 small openings. String
course to base of gable. Gable has recessed chamfered 3-light mullioned window
with label. The building probably belonged to the mansion of the Earls of
Chichester on the site, demolished in 1776.
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire, p.328; V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.VI,
Listing NGR: SP4484577164
Source: English Heritage
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