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21, High Street

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

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Latitude: 52.1917 / 52°11'30"N

Longitude: -1.7067 / 1°42'23"W

OS Eastings: 420148

OS Northings: 254872

OS Grid: SP201548

Mapcode National: GBR 4LT.FBV

Mapcode Global: VHBY0.C5MN

Entry Name: 21, High Street

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187813

English Heritage Legacy ID: 366286

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


604-1/10/120 (East side)
25/10/51 No.21


Town house, now shop/dwelling. c1600, before 1615; 1920s
restoration. Timber-frame with plaster infill on rubble
plinth; tile roof with rear brick stack with 4 clustered
separate diagonal shafts.
3 storeys plus attic; symmetrical 4-window range. 1st and 2nd
floors are jettied on consoles and joist ends; 2 gables. Early
C20 shop front with small-paned upper glazing and glazing
flanking recessed entrance; entry to left has studded
wide-board door. 1st and 2nd floors have windows with sills
and 12-pane sashes, probably mid C18. Attic has small 3-light
ovolo-mullioned windows. Close-studded framing with mid rails.
Right return has exposed framing. Rear has gabled wing with
cross-axial stack with clustered separate diamond shafts;
single-storey wing.
INTERIOR: broadly chamfered beams; noted as having early C17
doors, panelling etc. The building originally formed one house
with Nos 18 & 19 (qv).
(Bearman R: Stratford-upon-Avon: A History of its Streets and
Buildings: Nelson: 1988-: 40; History of the Streets of
Stratford-upon-Avon: Bearman R et al: High Street: 1971-1974).

Listing NGR: SP2014854872

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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