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Midland Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Alcester, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024619

English Heritage Legacy ID: 305253

Location: Alcester, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, B49

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

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

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Listing Text

ALCESTER HIGH STREET
SP0857 (West side)
4/94 No.55 (Midland Bank)
01/02/67

GV II


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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