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Latitude: 52.3487 / 52°20'55"N
Longitude: -1.5834 / 1°35'0"W
OS Eastings: 428473
OS Northings: 272368
OS Grid: SP284723
Mapcode National: GBR 5LC.NJ5
Mapcode Global: VHBX9.H7SC
Entry Name: Abbey Ruins
Listing Date: 1 June 1949
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1035328
English Heritage Legacy ID: 307722
Location: Kenilworth, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV8
Civil Parish: Kenilworth
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
Church of England Parish: Kenilworth St Nicholas
Church of England Diocese: Coventry
SP 2872 SW 5/3 1.6.49.
SP 2872 SE 6/3
Founded circa 1122 for Augustinians. Ruinous C14 sandstone gatehouse,
early English and decorated with detached porters lodge, of 2 storeys,
the gabled.attic filled in with later timber-frame and brick; 2 trefoil-headed
2-light mullions. Good circular dial incised on south wall. Excavated
foundations of church, apsidal chapter-house, etc, are meagre. Scheduled
Listing NGR: SP2847472370
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