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2, 4, 6 and 8, Red Lion Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Alvechurch, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3524 / 52°21'8"N

Longitude: -1.9596 / 1°57'34"W

OS Eastings: 402850

OS Northings: 272699

OS Grid: SP028726

Mapcode National: GBR 3H6.HDP

Mapcode Global: VH9ZM.Z4FJ

Entry Name: 2, 4, 6 and 8, Red Lion Street

Listing Date: 6 December 1973

Last Amended: 16 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1167298

English Heritage Legacy ID: 156074

Location: Alvechurch, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, B48

County: Worcestershire

District: Bromsgrove

Civil Parish: Alvechurch

Built-Up Area: Alvechurch

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Alvechurch St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

SP 02 72 ALVECHURCH CP RED LION STREET (east side)

15/21 Nos 2, 4, 6 and 8
(formerly listed as
6.12.73 Nos 2, 6 and 8)

GV II


House, now three houses and shop. C15, floored C16 with C17 extension and
alterations and some mid-C19 and late C20 alterations. Timber-frame with
brick infill and tile roof. Two framed bays aligned north/south, that to
north a former open hall with through-passage at north end, service bay no
longer exists; main stack inserted with back to through-passage. Street
front: two storeys, 3 + 1 windows: 2- and 3-light casements, that to right
in C19 gabled brick addition, which has a shop front on ground floor, rest
of ground floor: two 3-light casements, entrances to Nos 6 and 8 between
have wooden architraves and C20 doors. Framing: close-studding survives on
first floor. Northern truss visible internally has an arch-braced tie-beam
and two struts to collar, yoke just below ridge and trenched purlins; inter-
mediate hall truss has an arch-braced collar with wattle-and-daub infill.
There are extensive traces of smoke-blackening on the roof. The ceiling of
the room over the hall has a late C17 decorative design (slightly damaged).
No 2 is at the rear, in a C17 extension. (Report by S J Price (1984) in
files of Local History Department, Birmingham and City Museums and Art Gallery).


Listing NGR: SP0285172699

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