Harvard House, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire

Harvard House, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire
Photograph taken 11 May 2005 © Helmut Schulenburg. Source Historic England Archive ref: 366289

Harvard House was built in the 15th century. It was largely rebuilt after a fire in 1595, and it's front is dated 1596. It is a fine example of a decorated timber-framed building. It was once the home of Catherine Rogers, mother of John Harvard, the founder of Harvard University USA.

Location

Warwickshire Stratford upon Avon

Period

Tudor (1485 - 1602)

Tags

timber framed house jettied decoration tudor (1485 - 1602)