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Alveston Hill Farmhouse

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

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Latitude: 52.1847 / 52°11'4"N

Longitude: -1.6696 / 1°40'10"W

OS Eastings: 422686

OS Northings: 254103

OS Grid: SP226541

Mapcode National: GBR 5N5.YHG

Mapcode Global: VHBY1.0CQ1

Plus Code: 9C4W58MJ+V5

Entry Name: Alveston Hill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 April 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187752

English Heritage Legacy ID: 366125

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

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Stratford-upon-Avon

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Alveston St James

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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604-1/4/335 Alveston Hill Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Built after enclosure of 1772 and before deed of
1796. Brick laid to Flemish bond with buff headers and ashlar
dressings; hipped tile roof with brick stacks to returns.
U-plan; wings to rear. Georgian style.
3 storeys; symmetrical 3-window range. Centre breaks forward
under pediment. Platt bands over ground and first floors; top
modillioned brick cornice; end pilaster strips. Round-headed
entrance has key to arch, doorcase with pilaster strips and
consoled open pediment, fanlight with margin lights over
6-panel door (4 fielded, 2 flush). Windows to ground and 1st
floors have sills, and rubbed brick flat arches with keys over
12-pane sashes; 2nd floor has windows with sills and 8-pane
sashes. Returns have platt bands.
Rear has wings with lean-to outshuts flanking C20 lean-to
infill in front of gable to stair projection; outshut to right
has entrance to right end; 2 small windows to outshuts; wings
have segmental-headed windows, with 3-light small-paned
glazing with iron opening casements, one to 2nd floor right
has leaded glazing; 2 small windows above outshut.
Left return has segmental-headed windows: 3-light transomed
casement with tall 2-light casement to right which has
cross-casement above.
INTERIOR: former rear entrance has plank door; dogleg
staircase has column-on-vase balusters, the vase elements
against solid panels.
A good example of an enclosure farmstead of the late C18.
(Information from Shakespeare Birthplace Trust Record Office).

Listing NGR: SP2268654103

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