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The Limes

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

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Latitude: 52.2067 / 52°12'24"N

Longitude: -1.7225 / 1°43'21"W

OS Eastings: 419059

OS Northings: 256530

OS Grid: SP190565

Mapcode National: GBR 4LL.PB3

Mapcode Global: VHBXT.3S7Q

Entry Name: The Limes

Listing Date: 4 April 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187762

English Heritage Legacy ID: 366150

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


604-1/1/282 (South West side)
The Limes


House. 1848 with C20 alterations. For Diana Salmon. Painted
brick with ashlar dressings; fishscale tile roof with brick
rear stacks with fluted shafts. Gable facing, front to right.
Tudor style. 2 storeys; symmetrical 3-bay range. Bays
articulated by pilasters, with Tudor arch to gabled central
bay, fishscale fascia and barge-boards to gable. Entrance
panelled door and porch with paired columns, entablature and
crenellated parapet. Windows have brick sills,
hollow-chamfered reveals and label moulds to 4-pane sashes and
1st floor 2/4-pane sashes; 2 large C20 flat-roofed dormers
flank gablet. Left return has fishscale barge-boards with
finial; ground floor has bay window with 1:2:1-light
casements; 1st floor has window with hollow-chamfered reveals,
label mould and cross-casement; attic has round-headed light;
all windows have decorative glazing. Right return has C20 sun
lounge and 1st-floor window as left return. Rear has gabled
wing and catslide roof to end; central flat-roofed projection
has 2 gablets above. Built as part of the development of the
abortive Bishopton Spa for its manager. Included for group
(Stratford-upon-Avon Society: Cause For Concern: Some
Stratford Buildings: Stratford-upon-Avon: 1977-).

Listing NGR: SP1905956530

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