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Bancroft House

A Grade II Listed Building in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.1917 / 52°11'29"N

Longitude: -1.7061 / 1°42'22"W

OS Eastings: 420185

OS Northings: 254865

OS Grid: SP201548

Mapcode National: GBR 4LT.FH8

Mapcode Global: VHBY0.C5WP

Entry Name: Bancroft House

Listing Date: 9 February 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025100

English Heritage Legacy ID: 366407

Location: Stratford-upon-Avon, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Stratford-upon-Avon

Built-Up Area: Stratford-upon-Avon

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Stratford on Avon Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text


604-1/10/224 (North side)
09/02/72 No.46
Bancroft House


Town house, now office. C16 or early C17; much restored.
Timber-frame with plaster infill; tile roof with stone and
brick rear stack. 2 storeys plus attic; 3-window range.
Entrance has bracketed pentice with fishscale tiles and C20
door; similar late C19 bay window with small-paned upper
lights with similarly glazed windows to ends. 1st floor has
2-light windows continued as small gabled dormers above wide
transoms to eaves levels. Square framing and moulded
barge-boards. Exposed square framing to left return. Rear has
C20 single-storey flat-roofed addition and external stone and
brick lateral stack.
INTERIOR: ground floor has exposed framing and stud wall with
infill removed; fireplace with bressumer to rear.
(Bearman R: Stratford-upon-Avon: A History of its Streets and
Buildings: Nelson: 1988-: 51).

Listing NGR: SP2018554865

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