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Latitude: 52.2141 / 52°12'50"N
Longitude: -1.8707 / 1°52'14"W
OS Eastings: 408931
OS Northings: 257326
OS Grid: SP089573
Mapcode National: GBR 3K2.1W7
Mapcode Global: VHB08.JMD1
Entry Name: Midland Bank
Listing Date: 1 February 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1024619
English Heritage Legacy ID: 305253
Location: Alcester, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, B49
Civil Parish: Alcester
Built-Up Area: Alcester
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
Church of England Parish: Alcester St Nicholas
Church of England Diocese: Coventry
ALCESTER HIGH STREET
SP0857 (West side)
4/94 No.55 (Midland Bank)
House, now bank and offices. C17 with early C18 (VCH) front range and early/mid C18 alterations. Timber framed with whitewashed brick infill. Front range of colourwashed brick with brick string course and plaster eaves cove. Late C20 tile roof; brick stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys and attic; 5-window range. Corner piers. Late C20 double-leaf doors and overlight, and mid C19 plaster doorcase with simple pilasters and heavy entablature. Window to left with mid C19 plaster surround. Ground floor has C20 windows. First floor has four 4-pane sashes with gauged brick flat arches. Carriage arch to right has range with thin framing and C20 casement over. To rear: More exposed framing. 2 timber-framed wings, with C19 brick additions. Side entrance has panelled door, reeded doorcase and hood on shaped brackets. Interior: Fine mid C18 dog-leg staircase has leaf-scroll strings, turned balusters and panelled dado. Half-landing has 2 round headed panelled doors and architraves.
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.III, p.10).
Listing NGR: SP0893157326
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