GREYHOUND HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1355364
Date first listed:
01-Feb-1967
Date of most recent amendment:
21-Jun-1985
Statutory Address:
GREYHOUND HOUSE, 29 AND 31, HENLEY STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
GREYHOUND HOUSE, 29 AND 31, HENLEY 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:
Alcester
National Grid Reference:
SP 09071 57548

Details

ALCESTER HENLEY STREET SP0857 (West side) 4/62 Nos.29 and 31 01/02/67 (Greyhound House) (Formerly listed as Henley House)

GV II

House, formerly inn. c.1600. Timber framed; small framing with lath and plaster infill. Tile roof; brick ridge stack of 3 diagonally set square shafts. L-plan, with passage in left corner. 2 storeys; 3 unequal bays. 2 entrances have C19 or C20 doors with 5 vertical panels and overlights in moulded woood surrounds. Ground floor has two C19 wood 3-light mullioned and transomed windows. Jettied first floor with moulded bressumer, supported on moulded posts with scroll brackets. Early C19 iron casements with glazing bars. To rear exposed framing with brick infill. Timber framed wing with jowled posts and external brick stack. Long timber framed wing with side faced in C18/C19 brick and plastered end wall. Interior: Much exposed framing and ceiling beams. 2 open fireplaces. Mid/late C17 straight flight staircase wtih turned balusters. (V.C.H.: Warwickshire III, p.ii),

Listing NGR: SP0907157548

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
305220
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Warwick, (1945), 11

Legal

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

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