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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: DRAPER'S HALL

List entry Number: 1076660

Location

DRAPER'S HALL, BAYLEY LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
CoventryMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 10-May-1957

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 218412

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History

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Details

1. 5105 BAYLEY LANE ----------- Draper's Hall SP 3378 NE 1/10 10.5.57

II*

2. Distinguished early C19 Neoclassical design in ashlar. Architects: T Rickman and H W Hutchinson. 1832 with wing on east 1964. Ashlar front with low projecting bay containing 3 sash windows and portico in antis with Ionic columns. 1 storey tall main block has ashlar front with 4 wreaths to frieze, cornice, parapet with central shield and supporters. Fine interior with many original features, including decorative plaster ceilings, doorways with ornate consoles, fluted cornice, chimneypieces with anthemion motif, top lit ballroom with Dorico pilasters, elaborate overmantel. The most interesting building of its period in the City.

Descriptive notes, second line, should be amended to read: "1832 with wing on east1864".

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1. 5105 BAYLEY LANE ----------- Draper's Hall SP 3378 NE 1/10 10.5.57.

II*

2. Distinguished early C19 Neoclassical design in ashlar. Architects: T Rickman and H W Hutchinson. 1832 with wing on east 1964. Ashlar front with low projecting bay containing 3 sash windows and portico in antis with Ionic columns. 1 storey tall main block has ashlar front with 4 wreaths to frieze, cornice, parapet with central shield and supporters. Fine interior with many original features, including decorative plaster ceilings, doorways with ornate consoles, fluted cornice, chimneypieces with anthemion motif, top lit ballroom with Doric pilasters, elaborate overmantel. The most interesting building of its period in the city.

Listing NGR: SP3363378939

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National Grid Reference: SP 33631 78951

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