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Latitude: 52.5642 / 52°33'51"N
Longitude: -1.6853 / 1°41'6"W
OS Eastings: 421432
OS Northings: 296308
OS Grid: SP214963
Mapcode National: GBR 5HQ.6R6
Mapcode Global: WHCHB.2TS3
Entry Name: Curtain Walls and Gateway at Kingsbury Hall
Listing Date: 22 July 1953
Last Amended: 23 May 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1034721
English Heritage Legacy ID: 309277
Location: Kingsbury, North Warwickshire, Warwickshire, B78
District: North Warwickshire
Civil Parish: Kingsbury
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
Church of England Parish: Kingsbury
Church of England Diocese: Birmingham
8/62 Curtain walls and gateway at
22/07/53 Kingsbury Hall
(Formerly listed as Kingsbury
Hall and walls with tower and
gateway to south-east of hall)
Curtain walls. C14. Regular coursed sandstone. East wall is approximately 30
metres long, including gateway, and between 4 and 5.5 metres high. Gateway,
possibly rebuilt, has chamfered arch Remains of semi-octagonal tower to
south-east angle, with another wall approximately 22 metres long to west of it;
a lower ruinous wall approximately 10 metres long runs south of the tower, and
has a brick pointed arched doorway. The walls are remnants of a castle or a
fortified house. Scheduled as an Ancient Monument.
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire: p327; VCH: Warwickshire: Vol IV, p100)
Listing NGR: SP2144496301
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