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15 and 16, the Square, Alvechurch

Description: 15 and 16, the Square

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 156083

OS Grid Reference: SP0283372631
OS Grid Coordinates: 402833, 272631
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3517, -1.9598

Location: Bear Hill, Alvechurch, Worcestershire B48 7LA

Locality: Alvechurch
Local Authority: Bromsgrove District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: B48 7LA

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Listing Text

SP 02 72 ALVECHURCH CP THE SQUARE (north side)

15/30 Nos 15 and 16 (formerly
listed Three Cottages opposite
23.4.52 and to N of the old Smithy and
occupied by Foster and Gidley


House, now two shops and offices. Early C18 with mid-C19 and some late
C20 alterations. Painted brick with tile roof, gable-end stack. Two storeys
with attic lit by two gabled dormers, bands to both floors, brick coped verges;
two windows: rubbed brick heads with keystones, with windows below widened, to
left a 16-pane sash, to right a 3-light casement; ground floor: two windows:
to right a plate glass shop window, to left a 2-pane shop window; roughly
central a C19 entrance (to no 16) has a wooden doorcase with fluted pilasters
to scroll brackets supporting flat canopy; C20 glazed door; to left-hand
corner entrance (to No 15) has a wooden architrave and C20 glazed door.
Interior not inspected. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SP0283372633

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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