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The Black Horse Inn, Shipston on Stour

Description: The Black Horse Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 306514

OS Grid Reference: SP2576840948
OS Grid Coordinates: 425768, 240948
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0663, -1.6255

Location: Watery Lane, Shipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire CV36 4BT

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

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Listing Text

SP2540 (East side)
14/148 The Black Horse Inn
02/09/52 (Formerly listed under
Black Horse Inn and attached 3
thatched cottages,
Husbandman's End)


House, now inn. C17, now incorporating 2 cottages to right. Squared, coursed
lias and limestone with thatch roof and brick ridge stacks. One storey plus
attic; 2-window range. 2-unit, through-passage plan. To centre a 6-panelled door
with wood lintel within a C20 stone porch. To right a small canted by with C20
casements. To left a C18 sixteen-pane sash with hood mould and label stops of
former mullioned window remaining. C20 shutters. To first floor left and right a
C19 three-light casement in eyebrow dormer. Each small cottage incorporated to
right has a C19 plank door with chamfered wood lintel, To left a C19 two-light
casement, with C20 casements to centre and right, all with wood lintels and C20
shutters. Attic has C19 eyebrow dormers to right. C20 brick rebuilding to rear.
Interior: in main part of inn stone flagged floors, chamfered spine beams with
stepped stops and open fireplace with chamfered bressumer. In cottage to right a
C18 turned baluster staircase of one straight flight.

Listing NGR: SP2576840948

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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