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Victoria House, Alcester

Description: Victoria House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 305228

OS Grid Reference: SP0901557408
OS Grid Coordinates: 409015, 257408
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2148, -1.8695

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)
4/69 No.6 (Victoria House)


House, now shop and dwelling. C17 range to rear; front range late C18.
Whitewashed brick. Old tile roof with boxed eaves; brick ridge stacks. L-plan. 3
storeys; 3-window range. Late C19 plateglass shop front with central glazed
double- leaf doors and canted bays, and half glazed 6-panelled door with
overlight on left. Wood pilasters, brackets and dentil frieze. Upper floors with
sashes. First floor has 2 canted bays; central window of each has 4-centred head
and Gothick glazing. Central windows, round-arched on first floor, blocked. To
rear twin gables and some leaded light casements. Ground floor extended on left.
C17 timber framed range, formerly coach house or stabling, later incorporated
into house. Jowled posts and whitewashed brick infill. Two canted bays with
sashes; one has date 1809 scratched on window pane. Interior altered. Mid/late
C19 straight flight staircase with heavy turned balusters.

Listing NGR: SP0901557408

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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