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The Athenaeum

A Grade II* Listed Building in Warwick, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2817 / 52°16'53"N

Longitude: -1.5877 / 1°35'15"W

OS Eastings: 428224

OS Northings: 264915

OS Grid: SP282649

Mapcode National: GBR 5M4.TPH

Mapcode Global: VHBXH.FXH7

Entry Name: The Athenaeum

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Last Amended: 5 April 1988

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1364798

English Heritage Legacy ID: 307435

Location: Warwick, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV34

County: Warwickshire

District: Warwick

Civil Parish: Warwick

Built-Up Area: Warwick

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Warwick St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

In the entry for CHURCH STREET
(East Side)

1/33 Premises occupied by
The Warwick & County Club
(formerly listed as No.10)

The address shall be amended to read: CHURCH STREET
(East Side)

No. 10 (The Athenaeum)

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1.
1781 CHURCH STREET
(East Side)

Premises occupied
by The Warwick &
County Club
(formerly listed
as No 10)
SP 2864 NW 1/33 10.1.53.

II* GV

2.
This building is shown in a drawing of Church Street by Antonio Canale.
C18 2 storey 5 window momwiental facade. Lower storey of rusticated stonework.
Upper storey (part stonework part Roman cement) has twin pilasters between
bays moulded cornice with fluted frieze and balustraded parapet with ornamental
urns. Centre bay projects slightly and is pedimented. Central three-light
window with attached columns. Segmental-headed window over. Some of the
enrichment is of rather unusual character. Old tile roof. Building appears
to have received a considerable amount of restoration in C19. Acanthus
leaf capitals. Guilloche band below segmental headed window. All windows
are sashes in reveals with glazing bars.

All the listed buildings in Church Street (East Side) form a group.


Listing NGR: SP2822464915

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

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