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Arrow Cottage arrow House

A Grade II Listed Building in Alcester, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.2153 / 52°12'55"N

Longitude: -1.8683 / 1°52'5"W

OS Eastings: 409097

OS Northings: 257460

OS Grid: SP090574

Mapcode National: GBR 3K2.2GR

Mapcode Global: VHB08.KLP3

Entry Name: Arrow Cottage arrow House

Listing Date: 1 February 1967

Last Amended: 21 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024636

English Heritage Legacy ID: 305193

Location: Alcester, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, B49

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Alcester

Built-Up Area: Alcester

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Alcester St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

SP0857 (East side)
4/35 No.8, Arrow House and Arrow
01/02/67 Cottage
(Formerly listed as Arrowside)


House, flat and outbuildings converted to cottage. C17 and early C18, front
range c.1830. Colourwashed stucco on brick. Roof and chimneys not visible behind
parapet. L-plan. Greek Revival style. 6-panelled door and lattice overlight;
doorcase with fluted Doric pilasters and entablature with triglyph frieze. Arch
to passage. Tripartite window with rusticated voussoirs. 16-pane sashes. String
course. First and second floors have 4 giant fluted Ionic pilasters, and
entablature breaking forward. 3 panels of incised Soanian ornament, with Greek
key motif. Parapet above entablature has central moulded panel. To rear: Red
brick. Twin gables. Long C19 wing supported on cast iron columns. Attached
outbuilding with some C17 timber framing, now converted to cottage. Interior not
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire, p.61).

Listing NGR: SP0909757460

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