Rugby Club, North Street, Rugby

Description of this historic site

The clubhouse of Rugby Club, a gentlemans' club. The clubhouse was built during the Imperial period. It is situated in North Street, Rugby.

Notes about this historic site

1 Established in 1886 to provide reading and billiard rooms for gentlemen in Rugby and the neighbourhood.
2 Middle 19th century club house in modified Neoclassical style. Stucco, hipped Welsh slated roof with cornice and parapet. Basement, 2 storeys, 1st floor moulded band. Left central canted bay, 1:3:3 sash windows, round arched on 1st floor. Main entrance on right has 6 panel door and fanlight in rusticated round arch enclosed by Doric pilasters and entablature. Secondary arched entrance on left. Interior contains fine colonnaded hall.
3 The building is in normal use.

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