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1-6 Hathaway Hamlet

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

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Latitude: 52.1927 / 52°11'33"N

Longitude: -1.7343 / 1°44'3"W

OS Eastings: 418259

OS Northings: 254973

OS Grid: SP182549

Mapcode National: GBR 4LS.DCL

Mapcode Global: VHB0J.W4JX

Entry Name: 1-6 Hathaway Hamlet

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Last Amended: 4 April 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187791

English Heritage Legacy ID: 366228

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: Shottery St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 12/10/2012


(North East side)
Nos.1-6 (Consecutive) Hathaway

(Formerly Listed as COTTAGE LANE, Shottery
Nos.1-18 (Consecutive)
Hathoway Hamlet)


Row of 6 cottages. C17 with C18 and C19 alterations and
additions. Timber-frame with brick infill on rubble plinth,
and brick; tile roofs with brick stacks. L-plan.
South elevation has timber-framed centre with later recessed
brick wing to left and brick right end attached to projecting
brick wing. Centre has 2 bays of square framing to left
(No.2), and one bay of storey-height posts with middle rails
with bulging brick to right end (No.3). Entrance to No.2 has
wide-boarded door; entrance to No.3 has C20 split door. Varied
fenestration, mostly 2-light small-paned casements, one small
leaded casement to 3rd bay; 4 raking dormers, one with some
leaded glazing. Stack to front of ridge and end axial stack.
Wing to left end of 2 storeys; 3-window range (No.1). Top
modillioned brick cornice. Segmental-headed entrance with C20
door; segmental-headed ground-floor windows, all windows with
2-light segmental-headed casements; left return has 3-light
casement to ground floor, 2-light casement to 1st floor, under
segmental heads. End stack.
Wing to right end of 2 storeys; extended to south in C19;
modillioned brick cornice. Segmental-headed entrance (No.4)
and window to ground floor of inner return, all windows have
casements; end has entrance to No.5, outer return has varied
outshuts and fenestration, entrance to No.6 to right end.
Cross-axial stacks. Rear has similar details; coped gable to
left end: No.6.
Hathaway Hamlet dates from the C17, when it was a collection
of 2 or 3 cottages and farm buildings; in the late C18 it was
converted into workhouse and almshouses for the parish of Old
Stratford, being superseded in 1836 by the union workhouse in
(Bearman R: Hathaway Hamlet: typed notes: 1972-).

Listing NGR: SP1825954973

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