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Lawrence Sheriff's House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Newbold and Brownsover, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.3925 / 52°23'32"N

Longitude: -1.2545 / 1°15'16"W

OS Eastings: 450830

OS Northings: 277425

OS Grid: SP508774

Mapcode National: GBR 8Q6.TYK

Mapcode Global: VHCTR.64N7

Entry Name: Lawrence Sheriff's House

Listing Date: 3 September 1976

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1365001

English Heritage Legacy ID: 308438

Location: Rugby, Warwickshire, CV21

County: Warwickshire

District: Rugby

Electoral Ward/Division: Newbold and Brownsover

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Rugby

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Brownsover

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

Lawrence Sheriff's House
SP 57 NW 9/98


Circa 1515, much restored. Timber framework with whitewashed plaster infilling.
Tiled roof has gabled projection on right of front. 2 storeys and attics, 1:1 lattice
casement windows. Formerly owned by Lawrence Sheriff, founder of Rugby School,
and traditionally assumed to have been his birthplace. Graded partly for historical

Listing NGR: SP5083077425

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