Description: Talbot Cottage
Date Listed: 1 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 305238
OS Grid Reference: SP0896557329
OS Grid Coordinates: 408965, 257329
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2141, -1.8702
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ALCESTER HIGH STREET
SP0857 (East side)
4/79 No.34 and Talbot Cottage
01/02/67 (Formerly listed as Nos.32 and
House, now wine bar, flat and separate cottage. C17, with early/mid C19
alterations. Timber framed with plaster infill; ground floor built out and
plastered. Tile roof; brick chimneys. L-plan. 2 storeys and attic; 2-window
range. C19 shop front has C20 glazed door in wood doorcase with pediment and
pilasters with incised decoration. Flanking shop windows with glazing bars.
Dentil cornice, fascia and lean-to roof continued across entire facade. First
floor has 16-pane sashes cutting into roof below. 2 roof dormers have 3-light
casements with glazing bars. Passage has some exposed framing. To rear exposed
framing on first floor. Brick stack with three C17 star shafts and C19 square
shaft. Interior: Open fireplace, now subdivided with stepped stop-chamfered
bressumer. Exposed framing and ceiling beams. Early C19 rear wing, now Talbot
Cottage. Rendered brick with brick dentil cornice. C20 windows.
Listing NGR: SP0896557329
Source: English Heritage
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