History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Alveston Hill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187752

English Heritage Legacy ID: 366125

Location: Stratford-upon-Avon, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

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

Find accommodation in
Stratford-upon-Avon

Listing Text


STRATFORD-UPON-AVON

SP25SW ALVESTON
604-1/4/335 Alveston Hill Farmhouse

II

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
cross-casement above.
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

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.