BANCROFT HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1025100
Date first listed:
09-Feb-1972
Statutory Address:
BANCROFT HOUSE, 46, SHEEP STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
BANCROFT HOUSE, 46, SHEEP STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Warwickshire
District:
Stratford-on-Avon (District Authority)
Parish:
Stratford-upon-Avon
National Grid Reference:
SP 20185 54865

Details

STRATFORD-UPON-AVON

SP2054NW SHEEP STREET 604-1/10/224 (North side) 09/02/72 No.46 Bancroft House

GV II

Town house, now office. C16 or early C17; much restored. Timber-frame with plaster infill; tile roof with stone and brick rear stack. 2 storeys plus attic; 3-window range. Entrance has bracketed pentice with fishscale tiles and C20 door; similar late C19 bay window with small-paned upper lights with similarly glazed windows to ends. 1st floor has 2-light windows continued as small gabled dormers above wide transoms to eaves levels. Square framing and moulded barge-boards. Exposed square framing to left return. Rear has C20 single-storey flat-roofed addition and external stone and brick lateral stack. INTERIOR: ground floor has exposed framing and stud wall with infill removed; fireplace with bressumer to rear. (Bearman R: Stratford-upon-Avon: A History of its Streets and Buildings: Nelson: 1988-: 51).

Listing NGR: SP2018554865

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
366407
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Bearman, R, Stratford Upon Avon A History of its streets and buildings, (1988), 51

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 18 Mar 2005
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