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The String of Horses, Stoke

Description: The String of Horses

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 156148

OS Grid Reference: SO9527268438
OS Grid Coordinates: 395272, 268438
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3140, -2.0708

Location: 84 Redditch Road, Stoke Prior, Worcestershire B60 4JS

Locality: Stoke
Local Authority: Bromsgrove District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: B60 4JS

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Listing Text

Stoke Heath

17/97 The String of Horses


Two houses, now shop and offices. Probably 1576 for John Worral, re-erected
and restored 1975/76. Timber-frame with rendered infill and tile roof.
L-plan. Two storeys with attic to gable-end of range on right; four windows:
all 3-light, save that to right of five lights; ground floor: three windows:
a 2- and a 3-light casesment, to right-hand corner a C19 shop front with plate
glass window, entrance angled across the corner with glazed door; two other
entrances to left have restored carved doorheads and C20 doors. Framing:
first floor jettied, close-studding with mid-rail, studs bearing cabled
pilasters with corbel heads. Removed from the corner of New Street and
Frankwell, Shrewsbury, Shropshire in 1971.

Listing NGR: SO9527268438

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Source: English Heritage

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