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The Old Rectory and Attached Railings Base, Shipston on Stour

Description: The Old Rectory and Attached Railings Base

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 306511

OS Grid Reference: SP2565440546
OS Grid Coordinates: 425654, 240546
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0627, -1.6272

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)
14/145 The Old Rectory and attached
02/09/52 railings base
(Formerly listed as No.31
(The Rectory))


House. Late C18 or early C19. Limestone ashlar with plinth and moulded,
bracketed, parapet. Brick to sides, with stone coped gables. Roof not visible.
Brick end stacks. 2 storeys; 3-window range. To centre a 6-panelled door with
overlight with Doric pilaster surround. Large Doric porch with entablature and
bracketed cornice. To ground and first floor left and right a shallow bow window
with central 12-pane sash. To far right of ground floor a C20 door with round
head. To first floor centre a 12-pane sash. Attached to front of building, flush
with porch, an original railings base, only those railings to far sides and
flanking porch remaining. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP2570140572

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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