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Latitude: 52.1847 / 52°11'4"N
Longitude: -1.6696 / 1°40'10"W
OS Eastings: 422686
OS Northings: 254103
OS Grid: SP226541
Mapcode National: GBR 5N5.YHG
Mapcode Global: VHBY1.0CQ1
Entry Name: Alveston Hill Farmhouse
Listing Date: 4 April 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1187752
English Heritage Legacy ID: 366125
Location: Stratford-upon-Avon, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37
Civil Parish: Stratford-upon-Avon
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
Church of England Parish: Alveston St James
Church of England Diocese: Coventry
604-1/4/335 Alveston Hill Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Built after enclosure of 1772 and before deed of
1796. Brick laid to Flemish bond with buff headers and ashlar
dressings; hipped tile roof with brick stacks to returns.
U-plan; wings to rear. Georgian style.
3 storeys; symmetrical 3-window range. Centre breaks forward
under pediment. Platt bands over ground and first floors; top
modillioned brick cornice; end pilaster strips. Round-headed
entrance has key to arch, doorcase with pilaster strips and
consoled open pediment, fanlight with margin lights over
6-panel door (4 fielded, 2 flush). Windows to ground and 1st
floors have sills, and rubbed brick flat arches with keys over
12-pane sashes; 2nd floor has windows with sills and 8-pane
sashes. Returns have platt bands.
Rear has wings with lean-to outshuts flanking C20 lean-to
infill in front of gable to stair projection; outshut to right
has entrance to right end; 2 small windows to outshuts; wings
have segmental-headed windows, with 3-light small-paned
glazing with iron opening casements, one to 2nd floor right
has leaded glazing; 2 small windows above outshut.
Left return has segmental-headed windows: 3-light transomed
casement with tall 2-light casement to right which has
INTERIOR: former rear entrance has plank door; dogleg
staircase has column-on-vase balusters, the vase elements
against solid panels.
A good example of an enclosure farmstead of the late C18.
(Information from Shakespeare Birthplace Trust Record Office).
Listing NGR: SP2268654103
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