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The Council House, Shipston on Stour

Description: The Council House

Grade: II
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

Location: Mill Street, Shipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire CV36 4EJ

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

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Listing Text

SP2540 (West side)
14/117 No.2 (The Council House)
30/03/84 (Formerly listed as Old
Council Offices)


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
not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP2591040464

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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