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Round House (National Westminster Bank), Evesham

Description: Round House (National Westminster Bank)

Grade: I
Date Listed: 7 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 147393

OS Grid Reference: SP0372443791
OS Grid Coordinates: 403724, 243791
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0925, -1.9470

Location: Bridge Street, Evesham, Worcestershire WR11 4SG

Locality: Evesham
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR11 4SG

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Listing Text

(South Side)
No 2
(Round House)
(National Westminster Bank)
(Formerly listed as the
Booth Hall, under Market Place)
SP 0343 NE 1/12 7.5.52.
Late C15. Well restored l964/5. Timber frame with closely set vertical members;
3 storeys; overhangs at 1st and 2nd floors on all 4 sides; 4 renewed 3-light oriels
on wood brackets and fitted with leaded casements, those on north side retaining
C19 iron casements; double gables at north and south sides. At angles, and between
each bay, are heavy timber posts which are carried to 2nd floor and have cross
beams which support the overhangs. Ground storey has 3 modern multi-paned splayed
bay windows and restored or renewed moulded wood doorway with pointed arched head
and modern multi-panelled divided door; sprocket eaves; Cotswold stone roof. The
building stands on a low stone base and the bays are fronted by modern wrought
iron railings. Interior altered and well restored but retains much exposed timber
framing throughout.

Listing NGR: SP0372443791

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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