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Description: The Council House
Date Listed: 30 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 306483
OS Grid Reference: SP2591040464
OS Grid Coordinates: 425910, 240464
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0620, -1.6235
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SHIPSTON ON STOUR NEW STREET
SP2540 (West side)
14/117 No.2 (The Council House)
30/03/84 (Formerly listed as Old
Public building, now offices. Late C19. Squared, coursed lias with quoins, with
ashlar bay to right. Storey band and coped parapet. Slate mansard roof. 2
storeys plus attic; 4-window range. Rectangular plan. In ashlar bay to right a
C19 plank door with fanlight in round-headed arch. Stone pilaster surround with
shallow flat hood. To 4 ground and first floor openings a 12-pane sash with
quoined surround. 3 round-headed dormers behind parapet. Right gable end has
round-headed sash flanked by blind round-headed openings with 4 stone Doric
pilasters between and on either side of windows, with large tripartite sash to
first floor with scroll surround and moulded entablature. Round-headed dormer
above with moulded stone surround and ball finial. Rubble bay to right has plank
door with tall overlight and quoined surround with 12-pane sash above. Interior
Listing NGR: SP2591040464
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Source: English Heritage
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