This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Latitude: 52.2155 / 52°12'55"N
Longitude: -1.8681 / 1°52'5"W
OS Eastings: 409105
OS Northings: 257488
OS Grid: SP091574
Mapcode National: GBR 3K2.2HR
Mapcode Global: VHB08.KKRX
Entry Name: 5, Church Street
Listing Date: 1 February 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1200581
English Heritage Legacy ID: 305190
Location: Alcester, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, B49
Civil Parish: Alcester
Built-Up Area: Alcester
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
Church of England Parish: Alcester St Nicholas
Church of England Diocese: Coventry
ALCESTER CHURCH STREET
SP0857 (East side)
House, formerly part of inn. Mid/late C17 (VCH), with early/mid C18 front range
and mid C20 alterations. Colourwashed brick with paired wood eaves brackets.
Slate roof; brick stacks. L-plan, with carriageway. Carriage entrance on left;
gauged brick basket arch with keyblock and panelled gates. Mid C19 four-panelled
door, door and overlight with decorative glazing, and wood doorcase with
pilaster strips and entablature. Sashes throughout, 16-pane on ground floor.
Gauged brick flat arches with keyblocks, and stone sills. Window above arch,
between first and second floor levels, also has brick apron. To rear: Red brick
with brick dentil cornice. Brick Dutch gable above carriageway. Long brick wing
with 2-storey arched staircase window of 2 arched lights and 3 transoms. 2 cross
windows. Lower stabling range with dovecote in gable attached. Interior:
Ground-floor front room has good early/mid C18 fireplace and niche. Corridor has
early C17 panelling imported mid/late C20. Back room with early C17 panelling
from a house in Tei<kesbury. Dog-leg staircase with column-on-vase balusters,
First-floor front room with moulded plaster ceiling relief of face and leaves.
No.5 and No.4 (Angel House) were the Angel Inn until 1865.
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol.III, p.10).
Listing NGR: SP0910557488
Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings