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1, Old Town

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.189 / 52°11'20"N

Longitude: -1.7096 / 1°42'34"W

OS Eastings: 419950

OS Northings: 254568

OS Grid: SP199545

Mapcode National: GBR 4LT.LMH

Mapcode Global: VHBY0.B72R

Entry Name: 1, Old Town

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Last Amended: 4 April 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205929

English Heritage Legacy ID: 366320

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


STRATFORD-UPON-AVON

SP1954NE OLD TOWN
604-1/9/144 (South West side)
25/10/51 No.1
(Formerly Listed as:
OLD TOWN
The Croft School (including No 1))

GV II

Town house, now office. Early C18, with c1800 front.
Timber-frame, brick front with buff headers; tile roof with
brick end stack. Georgian style. 2 storeys with attic;
symmetrical 3-window range. Centre breaks forward under
pedimental gable; brick plinth and platt band over ground
floor; top modillioned brick cornice and gable. Round-headed
entrance has bracketed open pediment, fanlight with decorative
glazing bars over 6-fielded-panelled door. Windows have rubbed
brick flat arches with keys over 16-pane sashes in moulded
frames; 2 hipped dormers with 2-light leaded casements
flanking lunette window with key to brick arch and 3-light
glazing. Left return has timber-framed wing to rear.
(Bearman R: Stratford-upon-Avon: A History of its Streets and
Buildings: Nelson: 1988-: 46).


Listing NGR: SP1995054568

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