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1, High Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Warwick, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2811 / 52°16'51"N

Longitude: -1.5875 / 1°35'15"W

OS Eastings: 428237

OS Northings: 264851

OS Grid: SP282648

Mapcode National: GBR 5M4.TQZ

Mapcode Global: VHBXH.FXLP

Entry Name: 1, High Street

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Last Amended: 19 March 1973

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1035464

English Heritage Legacy ID: 307465

Location: Warwick, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV34

County: Warwickshire

District: Warwick

Civil Parish: Warwick

Built-Up Area: Warwick

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Warwick St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

1.
1781 HIGH STREET
(South Side)

No 1
(formerly listed as
The Aylesford
Temperance Hotel)
SP 2864 NW 1/52 10.1.53.

II* GV

2.
On corner of High Street and Castle Street. Good example of late C17 Baroque.
Rainwater head inscribed SWM 1696. 3 storey building with painted brickwork
and stone dressings. 2 storey Doric pilasters, architrave and frieze to
quoins only. Continuous moulded wood cornice at eaves with egg-and-tongue
enrichment and heavy carved modillions. Sashes in cased frames with keyblocks.
Hipped roof of old tiles. 3 window facade to High Street has central window
eaved surround with moulded architrave, carved console brackets and broken
segmental pediment and Neo-Georgian shopfront with cast iron balustrade
over. 7 window facade to Castle Street is of similar design, but central
feature is enriched with laurel leaf and has triangular pediment. Early
C19 doorcase with 8-fielded-panelled door and fanlight on left hand side,
Doric pilasters. Ground floor of Castle Street elevation is channelled.
Balcony to High Street rests on consoles.

All the listed buildings in High Street (South Side) form a group.


Listing NGR: SP2823764850

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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