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45-53 High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Alcester, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.2142 / 52°12'51"N

Longitude: -1.8706 / 1°52'14"W

OS Eastings: 408939

OS Northings: 257337

OS Grid: SP089573

Mapcode National: GBR 3K2.1X9

Mapcode Global: VHB08.JLGZ

Plus Code: 9C4W647H+MQ

Entry Name: 45-53 High Street

Listing Date: 1 February 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1183434

English Heritage Legacy ID: 305252

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

County: Warwickshire

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)
4/93 Nos. 45 to 53


Terrace of houses; now shops, offices and flats. Mid C18; No.53 late C18. Red brick with moulded brick cornice; No.53 has brick dentil cornice. Nos.51 and 53 colourwashed. Tile roof; brick stacks. Complex U-plan. 2 storeys and attic; 6-window range. No.45 has late C20 shop front. No.47 has late C19 shop front with glazed door and overlight, canted bay and pilasters. Plank door to through passage has simple moulded wood surround with gauged brick flat arch. Deep plaster cove above ground floor broken by shop fronts. Nos.51-53 have early C19 double shop front: central bowed entrance has double-leaf half-glazed doors and bow windows, all with glazing bars and pilaster panels, imposts with paterae and anthemion ornament, fascia and cornice. First floor of Nos.45-51 slightly recessed. Sashes with gauged brick flat arches; No.53 has two 4-pane sashes, 5 5 hipped dormers with C19 and C20 casements. Left return side has full height 2-light staircase window with 3 transoms. Interior: Nos.51-53 have chamfered ceiling beams.

Listing NGR: SP0893957337

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