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Merchant House and Attached Building to Rear

A Grade II Listed Building in Arbury, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5138 / 52°30'49"N

Longitude: -1.4738 / 1°28'25"W

OS Eastings: 435805

OS Northings: 290790

OS Grid: SP358907

Mapcode National: GBR 6KX.67M

Mapcode Global: VHBWL.D2QQ

Entry Name: Merchant House and Attached Building to Rear

Listing Date: 6 December 1947

Last Amended: 11 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185747

English Heritage Legacy ID: 308576

Location: Nuneaton and Bedworth, Warwickshire, CV10

County: Warwickshire

District: Nuneaton and Bedworth

Town: Nuneaton and Bedworth

Electoral Ward/Division: Arbury

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Nuneaton

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

SP39SE 2/38

Chilvers Coton

BULL RING (South side)

Merchant House and attached building to rear

(Formerly listed as No.6)

06/12/47

II

House and attached building. Early/mid C19. Flemish bond brick with string course and dentil cornice. Old plain-tile roof; rebuilt right end stack. T-plan, with wing and attached building to rear. Two storeys; three-window range.

Symmetrical front has flush six -panelled door, formerly part-glazed, with stone flat arch and keystone. Two-light iron casements have patterned glazing and brick flat arches. Rear range has two altered windows on ground floor on the right, with C20 casement above. Remainder of building has three round-arched iron windows and blocked door on first floor; ground floor obscured by additions.

The house and attached workshop were part of Chilvers Coton Foundry (Brass and Iron) in late C19, and also the Midland Sheet Metal Works in C20. Restored as housing in 2005.

Interiors not inspected.

This entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 26 June 2017.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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