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12 and 14, the Square, Alvechurch

Description: 12 and 14, the Square

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 156085

OS Grid Reference: SP0283672613
OS Grid Coordinates: 402837, 272613
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3516, -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


15/32 Nos 12 and 14 (Formerly listed
as Old Smithy (House and Shop)


House, now two houses and shop. Probably C15 with mid-C19 and some mid-
C20 alterations. Timber-frame with rendered infill and tile roof. Two
storeys, gabled cross-wing to right, 2 + 1 windows: 2-light casements;
ground floor: shop front (No 14) projects to right with flat-roof and
multi-pane C20 shop window, the entrance to the right of centre with glazed
door; to left (No 12) a 3-light casement, to right of which is the entrance
with wooden architrave and 6-panel door. Framing: close-studding to first
floor, ground floor removed. Gable of cross-wing now has planted framing
of C19, but side wall has original close-studding to first floor. Interior
not inspected, but likely to be of interest.

Listing NGR: SP0283072611

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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