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Shipston Library, Shipston on Stour

Description: Shipston Library

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 October 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 306452

OS Grid Reference: SP2591340568
OS Grid Coordinates: 425913, 240568
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0629, -1.6234

Location: Church Street, Shipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire CV36 4AP

Locality: Shipston on Stour
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV36 4AP

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Listing Text

SP2540 (East side)
14/89 No. 10 (Shipston Library)
13/10/66 (Formerly listed as Friends
Meeting House)


Meeting house, now library. Late C17, with C20 rear wall. Squared, coursed
limestone and lias with quoins. C20 tile roof. 2 storeys; one-window range. To
far right a C20 part-glazed door with wood lintel. To centre of building a
3-light mullioned window with hood mould and label stops. Plain string course
wall above. Three C20 skylights. C20 double plank doors in left gable end.
Interior: retains original beams. Included for group value.
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire, p.395-396).

Listing NGR: SP2591340568

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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