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The Gables

A Grade II* Listed Building in Preston on Stour, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1471 / 52°8'49"N

Longitude: -1.7017 / 1°42'5"W

OS Eastings: 420510

OS Northings: 249907

OS Grid: SP205499

Mapcode National: GBR 4MD.8ML

Mapcode Global: VHBY6.G98D

Entry Name: The Gables

Listing Date: 6 February 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382650

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483034

Location: Preston on Stour, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Preston on Stour

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Atherstone St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text


PRESTON ON STOUR

SP2049 The Gables
1912-1/12/141
06/02/52

GV II*

House. C16 with C19 additions and C20 restoration.
Timber-frame with plastered infill on limestone plinth; brick
and timber-frame rear wing; steeply pitched old tile roof with
brick ridge and lateral stacks. 3-unit plan plus rear wing.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys plus attic; 4-window range. Entrance to
left of centre has plank door with strap hinges in C20
projecting timber surround. Window to left has 3-light
casement; 3 windows to right, one smaller and 2 paired, all
with 3-light casements; right end has 4-light casement; all
are leaded. 1st floor has 4-light projecting
ovolo-mullioned-and-transomed window to each end, and similar
4-light window to left of centre, and 2-light window to right
of centre. Attic has gable to each end, jettied on moulded
brackets, and with 3-light mullioned windows. Windows have
leaded lights, some with crown glass. Close-studded framing to
ground floor, square framing above.
Rear has single-light and 2-light ovolo-mullioned windows over
French window to left of long rear wing with some timber
framing, the end section being C19 with 2 lateral stacks;
mostly renewed casements and one small 3-light mullioned
window; end canopied entrance and bay window.
To right of wing a single-storey flat-roofed addition with 2
projecting dormers under hipped roofs.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP2051649898

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

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