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Stokes House, Shipston on Stour

Description: Stokes House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 306501

OS Grid Reference: SP2576840596
OS Grid Coordinates: 425768, 240596
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0631, -1.6255

Location: Sheep Street, Shipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire CV36 4AE

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

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Listing Text

SP2540 (South side)
14/135 No.5 (Stokes House)


House. Dated 1715. Squared, coursed limestone with quoins. Moulded and
bracketted eaves cornice with coped parapet with ball finials to each end. Stone
slate roof with brick ridge and end stacks. 2 storeys plus attic; 3-window
range. 2-unit, through passage plan. To centre a part-glazed 6-panelled door
with moulded wood surround and large moulded hood supported on consoles. To
right a C19 four-light casement with wood lintel. To left, an early C19 canted
bay with 16-pane sash to front, flanked by 12-pane sashes. Bracketted and
moulded cornice. To first floor left, centre and right a 16-pane sash. 3
two-light hipped dormers. To centre of building a moulded datestone inscribed in
bas-relief W/NK/1715 . Interior: chamfered spine beam with stepped stop. Large
open fireplace with chamfered timber bressumer with stepped stop. 2-panelled
doors with moulded rails. Stone flagged floors in passage. C18 dog-leg staircase
with flat balusters. Timber and plaster partition. Some 6-panelled doors.

Listing NGR: SP2576840596

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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