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The String of Horses

A Grade II Listed Building in Stoke, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.314 / 52°18'50"N

Longitude: -2.0708 / 2°4'14"W

OS Eastings: 395272

OS Northings: 268439

OS Grid: SO952684

Mapcode National: GBR 2G3.Z4K

Mapcode Global: VH9ZS.234D

Entry Name: The String of Horses

Listing Date: 16 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1167695

English Heritage Legacy ID: 156148

Location: Stoke, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, B60

County: Worcestershire

District: Bromsgrove

Civil Parish: Stoke

Built-Up Area: Bromsgrove

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Stoke Prior, Wychbold and Upton Warren

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

Stoke Heath

17/97 The String of Horses


Two houses, now shop and offices. Probably 1576 for John Worral, re-erected
and restored 1975/76. Timber-frame with rendered infill and tile roof.
L-plan. Two storeys with attic to gable-end of range on right; four windows:
all 3-light, save that to right of five lights; ground floor: three windows:
a 2- and a 3-light casesment, to right-hand corner a C19 shop front with plate
glass window, entrance angled across the corner with glazed door; two other
entrances to left have restored carved doorheads and C20 doors. Framing:
first floor jettied, close-studding with mid-rail, studs bearing cabled
pilasters with corbel heads. Removed from the corner of New Street and
Frankwell, Shrewsbury, Shropshire in 1971.

Listing NGR: SO9527268438

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