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Screen Wall, and Attached Garden Feature and Wall Adjoining Gatehouse West of Arbury Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Nuneaton and Bedworth, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5001 / 52°30'0"N

Longitude: -1.5084 / 1°30'30"W

OS Eastings: 433471

OS Northings: 289242

OS Grid: SP334892

Mapcode National: GBR 6L1.9GJ

Mapcode Global: VHBWK.SFY9

Entry Name: Screen Wall, and Attached Garden Feature and Wall Adjoining Gatehouse West of Arbury Hall

Listing Date: 11 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185306

English Heritage Legacy ID: 308547

Location: Nuneaton and Bedworth, Warwickshire, CV10

County: Warwickshire

District: Nuneaton and Bedworth

Town: Nuneaton and Bedworth

Electoral Ward/Division: Arbury

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Chilvers Coton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

NUNEATON AND BEDWORTH ARBURY PARK
SP38NW
4/9 Screen wall, and attached
garden feature and wall
adjoining gatehouse W of
Arbury Hall
GV II

Screen wall, attached garden feature and wall. Screen wall is possibly C17 with
late C18/early C19 alterations. Brick with some stone dressings. Rusticated
alternating quoins to lower part. Stone-coped embattled parapet. Moulded cornice
forms string course to raised end sections with more elaborate cornice and
larger battlements. Interior not inspected. Garden feature is composed of 2
re-erected Elizabethan bay windows, probably from Arbury Hall, with an arched
seat between. Sandstone. Large 5-light avolo-aoulded mullioned and transomed
windows, now blocked, with 2 tiers of Tuscan pilasters to angles, moulded
cornice and ornamented frieze. Dentil cornice and entablature, decorated frieze.
and strongly moulded cornice. Seat has lower moulded Tudor arch with moulded
spandrels, cornice and entablature, and wooden bench seat. Set back on right is
a lower section of wall adjoining gatehouse. C17/C18. Front of brick, with
return section of sandstone ashlar. Front has blocked segmental-arched doorway,
with another inserted below and to left. 3 small shaped openings above. Top has
vents. Jacobean openwork stone balustrade on top, re-used from elsewhere in the
garden.
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire, p71)


Listing NGR: SP3347189242

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