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Asylum Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Stretton-on-Dunsmore, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3418 / 52°20'30"N

Longitude: -1.397 / 1°23'49"W

OS Eastings: 441175

OS Northings: 271699

OS Grid: SP411716

Mapcode National: GBR 7PG.1MJ

Mapcode Global: VHBXD.QDTL

Entry Name: Asylum Farmhouse

Listing Date: 25 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185592

English Heritage Legacy ID: 308831

Location: Stretton-on-Dunsmore, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV23

County: Warwickshire

District: Rugby

Civil Parish: Stretton-on-Dunsmore

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Stretton-on-Dunsmore All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

STRETTON ON DUNSMORE
SP47SW
5/45 Asylum Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Early/mid C19; later addition to left. Flemish stretcher bond brick
with black brick dog-tooth cornice. Late C20 concrete tile roof; brick right end
and rear stacks; addition has stack in left corner. Central staircase plan. 3
storeys; 3-window range. Addition of one storey and attic; one bay. Regular
front has half-glazed 4-panelled door to left of centre. Ground floor has
mid/late C19 wood mullioned and transomed 3-light windows, and first floor has
3-light casements, all with horizontal glazing bar. Ground and first-floor
openings have brick segmental arches. Second floor has 2-light casements, mostly
with glazing bars. Addition has late C20 three-light ground floor casement.
Interior not inspected. The farm is all that remains of the Warwick County
Asylum for Juvenile Delinquents, established in 1818 and closed between 1868 and
1871.
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.VI, p.242).


Listing NGR: SP4117571699

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