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2-6, Shakespeare Street

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1952 / 52°11'42"N

Longitude: -1.7088 / 1°42'31"W

OS Eastings: 419998

OS Northings: 255256

OS Grid: SP199552

Mapcode National: GBR 4LT.6SZ

Mapcode Global: VHBY0.B3G0

Entry Name: 2-6, Shakespeare Street

Listing Date: 4 April 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1280213

English Heritage Legacy ID: 366378

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

SP2055SW SHAKESPEARE STREET
604-1/8/196 (North West side)
Nos.2-6 (Consecutive)

GV II

Terrace of 5 houses. 1840s. Brick with buff headers and stucco
dressings; slate roof with 4 brick cross-axial stacks.
Georgian style. 2 storeys; symmetrical 5-window range. Top
brick cornice. Entrances, alternating with windows, have
moulded doorcases with paterae and cornices, overlights with
margin lights to 6-flush-panel doors; entry to right of centre
with blind overlight; but entrance to No.2 has C20 glazed door
and fanlight, that to No.5 has C20 half-glazed door and plain
overlight, that to No.6 has half-glazed door. Windows have
sills, and rusticated wedge lintels with keys over 16-pane
sashes; but No.2 has C20 casements, No.5 has 4-pane horned
sashes, and No.6 has C20 casements. Part of the early C19
development of the north part of Stratford, known as New Town.
(Information from Shakespeare Birthplace Trust Record Office).


Listing NGR: SP1999855256

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

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