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Arrow Cottage Arrow House, Alcester

Description: Arrow Cottage Arrow House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 305193

OS Grid Reference: SP0909757460
OS Grid Coordinates: 409097, 257460
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2153, -1.8683

Location: 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)
4/35 No.8, Arrow House and Arrow
01/02/67 Cottage
(Formerly listed as Arrowside)


House, flat and outbuildings converted to cottage. C17 and early C18, front
range c.1830. Colourwashed stucco on brick. Roof and chimneys not visible behind
parapet. L-plan. Greek Revival style. 6-panelled door and lattice overlight;
doorcase with fluted Doric pilasters and entablature with triglyph frieze. Arch
to passage. Tripartite window with rusticated voussoirs. 16-pane sashes. String
course. First and second floors have 4 giant fluted Ionic pilasters, and
entablature breaking forward. 3 panels of incised Soanian ornament, with Greek
key motif. Parapet above entablature has central moulded panel. To rear: Red
brick. Twin gables. Long C19 wing supported on cast iron columns. Attached
outbuilding with some C17 timber framing, now converted to cottage. Interior not
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire, p.61).

Listing NGR: SP0909757460

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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