Description: Red Horse House
Red Horse Stables
Date Listed: 1 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 305219
OS Grid Reference: SP0907457555
OS Grid Coordinates: 409074, 257555
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2161, -1.8686
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ALCESTER HENLEY STREET
SP0857 (West side)
4/61 No.25 (Red Horse House) and
01/02/67 No.27 (Red Horse Stables)
(Formerly listed as Red Horse
Inn and No.27)
Former inn, now 3 houses. Mid/late C17 (VCH), with later alterations.
Colourwashed brick with brick string course and wood modillion cornice. Old tile
roof with brick ridge and internal stacks. U-plan with central carriageway. 2
storeys and attic; 5-window range. No.27 has flat 6-panelled door in simple wood
frame, and hood on shaped brackets. Red Horse House has 2 late C19 public house
windows; window has on right adjoining half-glazed door. Surrounds have wood
pilasters, entablatures and decorative sills. Arched central lights and engraved
glass. Leaded light casements; cross windows under gauged brick flat arches to
ground and first floors. Attic with 5 pedimented 2-light roof dormers. Shaped
plaster panel in centre of first floor. 2 inn sign brackets. Interior: No.27 has
some chamfered ceiling beams. Winder stairs. Old plank doors with strap hinges;
2-panelled door with H-L hinges and front door with large L-hinges. To rear
stable wing converted to house late C20.
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire III, p.12).
Listing NGR: SP0907457555
Source: English Heritage
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