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Red Horse House Red Horse Stables, Alcester

Description: Red Horse House Red Horse Stables

Grade: II
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

Location: 29 Henley Street, Alcester, Warwickshire B49 5QX

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

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Listing Text

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)

- II

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

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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