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Description: 29, High Street
Date Listed: 1 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 305249
OS Grid Reference: SP0895857394
OS Grid Coordinates: 408958, 257394
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2147, -1.8703
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ALCESTER HIGH STREET
SP0857 (West side)
House, now bank and dwelling. C16 and C17 (VCH), refronted and heightened
mid/late C19. Timber framed with lath and plaster and brick infill; front
plastered. Slate roof with tile roofs to rear; brick stacks. L-plan. 3 storeys;
3-window range. Ground floor has late C20 doors, windows and brickwork. Upper
floors have 6-pane sashes an first floor with rusticated rendered flat arches
with keyblocks. Left return side, under carriage arch, has exposed close
studding. To rear gabled timber-framed wing with close studding and heavy
diagonal brace; underbuilt in whitewashed brick. C17 timber framed wing with
brick infill; end part rebuilt in C19/C20 brick. C19 and C20 casements.
Interior: Exposed framing. Some chamfered and moulded ceiling beams. Full
interior inspection not possible. Said to have open fireplace.
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.III, p.10).
Listing NGR: SP0895857394
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Source: English Heritage
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