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59 High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Alcester, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.2139 / 52°12'50"N

Longitude: -1.8709 / 1°52'15"W

OS Eastings: 408914

OS Northings: 257306

OS Grid: SP089573

Mapcode National: GBR 3K2.1T3

Mapcode Global: VHB08.JM85

Entry Name: 59 High Street

Listing Date: 1 February 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024620

English Heritage Legacy ID: 305255

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

SP0857 (West side)
4/96 2/67 No.59


House, now shops and flat. C17, with late C17/early C18 front. Timber framed with lath and plaster infill. Front of colourwashed brick with brick string course and deep plaster eaves cove. Late C20 tile roof; brick internal stacks to rear. U-plan. 2 storeys and attic; 4-window range. On right mid/late C19 double shop front has late C20 glazed door, and bays with glazing bars. Central plank door to through passage, with simple moulded wood frame. To left half-glazed door in simple moulded wood surround, and C19 canted bay. First floor has on left 2 cross windows with glazing bars and gauged brick flat arches. On right 16-pane sash and canted bay with casements and glazing bars. Attic has 4 late C19/C20 brick casement dormers. Through passage has exposed framing. To rear: Wing of 2 ranges, with 2 framed gables and walls largely rebuilt in brick. Short roughcast wing. Interior: Exposed framing and ceiling beams. Noted as having C18 straight flight staircase with turned balusters. To rear linked tall C17 timber
framed outbuilding with jowled posts and brick infill, underbuilt in brick, with tile roof. C18 or early C19 lias one storey and attic range attached.

Listing NGR: SP0891457306

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