Description: Turks Head Crafts
Date Listed: 11 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 305227
OS Grid Reference: SP0901657415
OS Grid Coordinates: 409016, 257415
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2149, -1.8694
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ALCESTER HIGH STREET
SP0857 (East side)
4/68 No.4 (Turk's Head Crafts)
11/12/69 (Formerly listed as Turk's
Inn, now shop. C17, re-fronted and heightened early C19. Whitewashed brick;
ground floor rendered. Slate roof with boxed eaves; 2 brick ridge stacks.
L-plan. 3 storeys; 2-window range. 4-panelled door with overlight and simple
wood pilasters. Ground floor has canted bays: left bay with paired sashes and
abutts wall on left. Flat roof across entire facade. Upper floors have 4-pane
sashes under rendered stone flat arches with rusticated voussoirs and keyblocks.
Rear: Red brick. Interior; Broad chamfered ceiling beams and some exposed
framing. Room to rear has open fireplace. Early C19 straight flight staircase.
Wrought iron scrollwork inn sign bracket with late C20 sign.
Listing NGR: SP0901657415
Source: English Heritage
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