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Old Falcon Inn, Bidford-on-Avon

Description: Old Falcon Inn

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 1 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 305041

OS Grid Reference: SP1008851913
OS Grid Coordinates: 410088, 251913
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1654, -1.8539

Location: High Street, Bidford-on-Avon, Warwickshire B50 4DA

Locality: Bidford-on-Avon
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: B50 4DA

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Listing Text

(North side)
10/29 Old Falcon Inn

- II*

Former Inn. Mid and late C16. Lias in alternating wide and narrow courses,
limestone dressings. Continuous stone drip-mould above 1st floor. Timber
framing with lath and plaster infill to one gable and rear. Tile roof; large
stone chimney stacks with renewed brick shafts. L-plan. High street frontage:
2-storey mid C16 four-window range has timber framed cross gable with leaded
casement. Stone mullioned windows throught. Late C20 French window on
ground floor. Church street frontage:2-window range and late C16 three storey
and attic 2 window range with 2 symmetrical gables. Door has 4-centred arch,
moulded architrave and hood mould. 1st floor has two 4-light windows with
transom. 3-light windows on 2nd floor, 2-light in gables. Wood and lead
gutters. Rear wholly of exposed timber framing. Interior altered: straight
flight staircase. Some exposed timber framing, with small amount of wattle
infill surviving in the attic.
(Victoria Country History of Warwickshire Vol III p.54; Buildings of England:
Warwickshire, pp.92-93).

Listing NGR: SP1008851913

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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