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Remains of Caludon Castle

A Grade I Listed Building in Wyken, Coventry

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4182 / 52°25'5"N

Longitude: -1.4518 / 1°27'6"W

OS Eastings: 437379

OS Northings: 280159

OS Grid: SP373801

Mapcode National: GBR HVJ.55

Mapcode Global: VHBWZ.SHB2

Entry Name: Remains of Caludon Castle

Listing Date: 5 February 1955

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1076645

English Heritage Legacy ID: 218479

Location: Coventry, CV2

County: Coventry

Electoral Ward/Division: Wyken

Built-Up Area: Coventry

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Stoke St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text


1.
5105 FARREN ROAD
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Remains of Caludon Castle
SP 38 SE 22/4 5.2.55.

I

2.
Scheduled Ancient Monument. Circa 1354, or earlier. John Segrave was granted
a licence to crenellate 1305. Another licence granted 1354. Descended to Thomas
Mowbray, Duke of Norfolk. Fell into dereliction after his banishment 1398. Rebuilt
circa 1580 by Henry Lord Berkeley. Ruined by the later C17.
Sole remaining fragment consists of tall sandstone wall containing 2 large pointed
arched windows above 2 smaller. Remnants of stone window tracery.


Listing NGR: SP3737980159

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