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Inner Precinct Wall Approximately 100 Metres West of Priory Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Maxstoke, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4786 / 52°28'42"N

Longitude: -1.6569 / 1°39'24"W

OS Eastings: 423402

OS Northings: 286795

OS Grid: SP234867

Mapcode National: GBR 5JQ.MXK

Mapcode Global: VHBWH.7YFS

Entry Name: Inner Precinct Wall Approximately 100 Metres West of Priory Farmhouse

Listing Date: 8 September 1961

Last Amended: 23 March 1988

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1034821

English Heritage Legacy ID: 309014

Location: Maxstoke, North Warwickshire, Warwickshire, B46

County: Warwickshire

District: North Warwickshire

Civil Parish: Maxstoke

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Maxstoke

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

MAXSTOKE CHURCH ROAD
SP2386 (South side)
17/109 Inner precinct wall approx.
08/09/61 100m W of Priory Farmhouse
(Formerly listed as Remains of
tower and walls of monastic
church)
GV II*
Inner precinct wall and part of west claustral range. Irregularly coursed
sandstone. Wall contains remains of doorways including 2-centred chamfered
archways and ogee arches. The wall at the north end forms part of the former
granary and mill house. Originally part of the inner precinct wall to the priory
of Augustinian Canons founded in 1336 by William de Clinton, Earl of Huntingdon
and consecrated in 1342. Scheduled ancient monument.
(VCH: Warwickshire, Vol IV; Buildings of England: Warwickshire: p349)


Listing NGR: SP2340286795

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