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The Limes, Alcester

Description: The Limes

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 305192

OS Grid Reference: SP0911657465
OS Grid Coordinates: 409116, 257465
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2153, -1.8680

Location: 2 Church Street, Alcester, Warwickshire B49 5AJ

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

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Listing Text

SP0857 (East side)
4/34 No.7 (The Limes)


House. Early/mid C18, with C17 rear wing and mid/late C18 front, altered mid
C19. Scored imitation ashlar render with whitewashed quoins. Mid C19 moulded
wood modillion cornice. Slate roof and brick chimneys. L-plan. 3-storey;
3-window range. Central door with decorative panelling, possibly mid C19,
fanlight with glazing bars and convex central section, and panelled intrados.
Mid C19 colourwashed rendered doorcase with plain Doric pilasters and
entablature. 2-storey canted bay windows. Sashes throughout, above door round
headed with Gothick glazing. Rear of brick with 2 parallel gables and wooden
mullioned and transomed windows with leaded lights. Small C17 timber framed
wing, continued in C19 brick. Interior: C18 staircase with narrow open well and
winders, and turned balusters. Room to rear with mid C18 carved wood fireplace.
Remains of an open fireplace. Some 2-panelled doors with H-L hinges.

Listing NGR: SP0911657465

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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