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Turks Head Crafts, Alcester

Description: Turks Head Crafts

Grade: II
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

Location: High Street, Alcester, Warwickshire B49 5AD

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

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Listing Text

SP0857 (East side)
4/68 No.4 (Turk's Head Crafts)
11/12/69 (Formerly listed as Turk's
Head Inn)


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

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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