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The Council House

A Grade II Listed Building in Shipston-on-Stour, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0625 / 52°3'44"N

Longitude: -1.6244 / 1°37'27"W

OS Eastings: 425847

OS Northings: 240523

OS Grid: SP258405

Mapcode National: GBR 5PS.Q3Q

Mapcode Global: VHBYM.SFM7

Entry Name: The Council House

Listing Date: 30 March 1984

Last Amended: 16 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1299626

English Heritage Legacy ID: 306483

Location: Shipston on Stour, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV36

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Shipston on Stour

Built-Up Area: Shipston-on-Stour

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Shipston-on-Stour St Edmund

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

SHIPSTON ON STOUR NEW STREET
SP2540 (West side)
14/117 No.2 (The Council House)
30/03/84 (Formerly listed as Old
Council Offices)

GV II

Public building, now offices. Late C19. Squared, coursed lias with quoins, with
ashlar bay to right. Storey band and coped parapet. Slate mansard roof. 2
storeys plus attic; 4-window range. Rectangular plan. In ashlar bay to right a
C19 plank door with fanlight in round-headed arch. Stone pilaster surround with
shallow flat hood. To 4 ground and first floor openings a 12-pane sash with
quoined surround. 3 round-headed dormers behind parapet. Right gable end has
round-headed sash flanked by blind round-headed openings with 4 stone Doric
pilasters between and on either side of windows, with large tripartite sash to
first floor with scroll surround and moulded entablature. Round-headed dormer
above with moulded stone surround and ball finial. Rubble bay to right has plank
door with tall overlight and quoined surround with 12-pane sash above. Interior
not inspected.


Listing NGR: SP2584740523

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