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Description: 30, High Street
Date Listed: 21 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 305236
OS Grid Reference: SP0897257343
OS Grid Coordinates: 408972, 257343
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2142, -1.8701
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ALCESTER HIGH STREET
SP0857 (East side)
Part of inn, now shop and dwelling. C17 (VCH), refronted, heightened and altered
mid and late C19. Timber framed with lath and plaster infill. Front range faced
or rebuilt in colour-washed brick with brick string course and dentil cornice.
Slate roof; brick stack. L-plan. 3 storeys; 2-window range. Late C19 shop front
has central C20 door with overlight, 2 bay windows and fascia carried across
entire facade, with pilaster at each end. Entrance on right has double-leaf
doors and overlight. Sashes, on first floor with segmental brick arches, on
second floor with painted wood lintels. Rear wing: Exposed framing to right
side, and corner post. End wall rebuilt in brick. C19 red brick range,
originally probably separate but now incorporated. Interior: Ground floor has
broad-chamfered ceiling beams. Stone flat winder stairs. First floor has ceiling
beams, some boxed, and 2-panelled door. C20 additions to rear. Nos.26, 30 and 32
were formerly the Talbot Inn.
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.III, p.10).
Listing NGR: SP0897257343
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Source: English Heritage
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