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The Abbey

A Grade II Listed Building in Southam, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2507 / 52°15'2"N

Longitude: -1.3913 / 1°23'28"W

OS Eastings: 441654

OS Northings: 261563

OS Grid: SP416615

Mapcode National: GBR 7QF.WLL

Mapcode Global: VHBXS.TPVH

Entry Name: The Abbey

Listing Date: 7 January 1952

Last Amended: 27 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1299501

English Heritage Legacy ID: 307215

Location: Southam, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV47

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Southam

Built-Up Area: Southam

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Southam St James

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

SOUTHAM WARWICK ROAD
SP4161 (South side)
13/85 The Abbey
07/01/52 (Formerly listed as The Abbey
with Stone entrance piers)

GV II

House. Early C17 with C18 and early C19 alterations and additions. Squared
coursed lias and brick in English bond and Flemish bond. Slate roof with stone
ridge stacks, and brick end stacks on stone bases. Probably originally an
L-shaped plan. 2 storeys plus attic; 3-window range of 3-light casements in
rendered Dutch gables which are probably C19. Panelled/glazed door to centre has
fluted pilaster surround with dentilled pediment. Right gable end has 2 large
stacks of C17/C18 brick in English bond, offsets with stone coping. C18 sashes
and panelled/glazed door to rear. Interior: large spine beams with stepped stops
and large open fireplace to ground floor. C17 queen-post roof, some joiners
numerals visible. C17 straight-flight baluster staircase. Some C17 plank doors
in attic, and some C18 cupboards to all floors.


Listing NGR: SP4165461563

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