Information for record number MWA3658:
Dunsmore House, Broad Street, Brinklow

Summary Dunsmore House, a House with stables that was built during the Imperial period. It was at one point used as a girls' school. The House is situated in Brinklow.
What Is It?  
Type: House, Stable, School
Period: Imperial - Industrial (1751 AD - 1913 AD)
Where Is It?  
Parish: Brinklow
District: Rugby, Warwickshire
Grid Reference: SP 43 79
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Level of Protection National - Old SMR PrefRef (Grade: )
Listed Building (Grade: II)
Sites & Monuments Record

Source Number  

1 An 18th century three storey redbrick, with projecting plinth, painted stone 1st floor string. The east front has 5 bays. Altered 6-pannelled door with radiating fanlight with wreathed decoration within Doric porch with open pediment.
2 Once used as a girls school, now a private residence.
1 /Desc Text /DoE /1987 /Listed Building List /6_7 / /WMB /Y /
2 /Site Visit /CDK /1983 /Record Card /3658 / /WMB /Y /

Source No: 1
Source Type: Bibliographic reference
Title: Listed Building List
Author/originator: DoE
Date: 1987
Page Number:
Volume/Sheet: 1_35
Source No: 2
Source Type: Site Visit
Title: Record Card
Author/originator: Kilburn C D
Date: 1983
Page Number:
Volume/Sheet: 3658
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designation Listed Building Buildings and structures, such as bridges, that are of architectural or historical importance are placed on a statutory list. These buildings are protected by planning and conservation acts that ensure that their special features of interest are considered before any alterations are made to them.

Depending on how important the buildings are they are classed as Grade I, Grade II* or Grade II. Grade I buildings are those of exceptional interest. Grade II* are particularly important buildings of more than special interest. Those listed as Grade II are those buildings that are regarded of special interest.
period Imperial 1751 AD to 1914 AD (end of the 18th century AD to the beginning of the 20th century AD)

This period comes after the Post Medieval period and before the modern period and starts with beginning of the Industrial Revolution in 1750. It includes the second part of the Hannoverian period (1714 – 1836) and the Victorian period (1837 – 1901). The Imperial period ends with the start of the First World War in 1914.
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monument HOUSE * A building for human habitation, especially a dwelling place. Use more specific type where known. back
monument SITE * Unclassifiable site with minimal information. Specify site type wherever possible. back
monument SCHOOL * An establishment in which people, usually children, are taught. back
monument STONE * Use only where stone is natural or where there is no indication of function. back
monument FLOOR * A layer of stone, brick or boards, etc, on which people tread. Use broader site type where known. back
monument INDUSTRIAL * This is the top term for the class. See INDUSTRIAL Class List for narrow terms. back
monument STABLE * A building in which horses are accommodated. back

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