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Oak House, Alcester

Description: Oak House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 305272

OS Grid Reference: SP0914857537
OS Grid Coordinates: 409148, 257537
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2160, -1.8675

Location: Meeting Lane, Alcester, Warwickshire B49 5QT

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

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Listing Text

SP0857 (North side)
4/112 No.2 (Oak House)

- II

House. Early C17 (VCH). Timber framed with lath and plaster and whitewashed
brick infill. Old tile half-hipped roof; brick external stack to rear. L-plan.
Jettied first floor on moulded scroll brackets. Central late C20 door. Irregular
fenestration, with early C19 iron casements; old leaded fixed light window
beside door. Left and right return sides have jowled posts and large diagonal
braces. Left side has small original 3-light window with chamfered wood mullions
on first floor. Part of right side rebuilt in brick on first floor. To rear:
Catslide roof with brick stack. Timber framed wing on right has jowled post on
right and framed gable; wall below rebuilt in whitewashed brick. Interior: Much
exposed framing. 2 open fireplaces with chamfered bressumers; one has fire
window with crown glass. Plank and 2-panelled doors with H and H-L hinges.
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.III, p.12).

Listing NGR: SP0914857537

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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