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Moat House Inn, Alcester

Description: Moat House Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 305167

OS Grid Reference: SP0831159044
OS Grid Coordinates: 408311, 259044
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2295, -1.8797

Location: Birmingham Road, Alcester, Warwickshire B49 5QF

Locality: Alcester
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: B49 5QF

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Listing Text

SPOSNE (East side)
King's Coughton
2/10 Moat House Inn
11/12/69 (Formerly listed as Moat

- II

Farmhouse, now public house. Dated 1478 on gable of wing, but north range late
C16 and wing late C17 (VCH). Timber framed; north range largely faced in
whitewashed brick, wing plastered with roughcast gable. Painted sham framing.
Old tile roofs; brick ridge, end and lateral stacks. L-plan. North range
one-storey and attic with dormers; 3-window range. Late C20 glazed porch with
glazed door across re-entrant angle. C19 and C20 casements throughout. Left
return side has exposed framing with heavy jowled post and whitewashed brick and
plaster infill. External stack. Wing 2 storeys; one-window range. Ground floor
has canted bay. Left side has ribbed door and open porch with tile roof. 2 first
floor windows. Right return side has C18 external stack and ribbed door with
hood on shaped brackets. To rear gable with exposed framing. Interior: Exposed
heavy framing. Chamfered ceiling beams. 2 open fireplaces back to back, each
with stepped stop-chamfered bressumer.
(V.C.H. : Warwickshire, Vol.III, p.12; G. Edward Saville, King's Coughton: A
Warwickshire Hamlet).

Listing NGR: SP0831159044

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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