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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.


List entry Number: 1355315



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

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Bidford-on-Avon

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 01-Feb-1967

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 305041

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SP1051 BIDFORD-ON-AVON CHURCH STREET (North side) 10/29 Old Falcon Inn 01/02/67

- II*

Former Inn. Mid and late C16. Lias in alternating wide and narrow courses, limestone dressings. Continuous stone drip-mould above 1st floor. Timber framing with lath and plaster infill to one gable and rear. Tile roof; large stone chimney stacks with renewed brick shafts. L-plan. High street frontage: 2-storey mid C16 four-window range has timber framed cross gable with leaded casement. Stone mullioned windows throught. Late C20 French window on ground floor. Church street frontage:2-window range and late C16 three storey and attic 2 window range with 2 symmetrical gables. Door has 4-centred arch, moulded architrave and hood mould. 1st floor has two 4-light windows with transom. 3-light windows on 2nd floor, 2-light in gables. Wood and lead gutters. Rear wholly of exposed timber framing. Interior altered: straight flight staircase. Some exposed timber framing, with small amount of wattle infill surviving in the attic. (Victoria Country History of Warwickshire Vol III p.54; Buildings of England: Warwickshire, pp.92-93).

Listing NGR: SP1008851913

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Warwick, (1945), 54
Pevsner, N, Wedgwood, A, The Buildings of England: Warwickshire, (1966), 92-93

National Grid Reference: SP 10088 51913


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