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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1382650
English Heritage Legacy ID: 483034
Location: Preston on Stour, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37
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
PRESTON ON STOUR
SP2049 The Gables
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
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