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BANCROFT HOUSE

List Entry Summary

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

Name: BANCROFT HOUSE

List entry Number: 1025100

Location

BANCROFT HOUSE, 46, SHEEP STREET

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

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Stratford-upon-Avon

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 09-Feb-1972

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 366407

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List entry Description

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History

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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

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SP 20185 54865

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