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Arden House, Alcester

Description: Arden House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 305209

OS Grid Reference: SP0910357596
OS Grid Coordinates: 409103, 257596
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2165, -1.8682

Location: Henley Street, Alcester, Warwickshire B49 5QY

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

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Listing Text

SP0857 (East side)
4/51 No.28 (Arden House)


House. Early C17. Timber framed with plaster infill; left section underbuilt and
plastered. Tile roof and single brick internal stack. 2-unit plan with former
through passage. 2 storeys; 2-window range. First floor jettied on right with
broad gable and curved bracket; partly underbuilt in timber framing. Smaller
gable on left. C20 half-glazed door in moulded wood surround. C18/C19 and late
C20 casements, mostly with thin glazing bars. Left end wall has late C20
boarding. To rear: Large gable with exposed framing; built out on ground floor.
Interior: Exposed framing. Open fireplace in room on left, possibly not
original. Straight flight stairs. First floor room on right has exposed
windbraces of roof. C19 panelled doors and built-in dresser. Early/mid C19
whitewashed brick stable block now partially inrorporated into house with later
linking addition.
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire, p.60).

Listing NGR: SP0910357596

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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