Stratford-on-Avon

Properties and events in Stratford-on-Avon

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Alcester Baptist Chapel and Meeting House

Alcester Baptist Church, Church Street, Alcester, Warwickshire, B49 5AJ
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The Baptist community in Alcester first met in 1640, one of the earliest Baptist meetings in the country. Take a walk around the original meeting house from 1735, and the later chapel dating from 1860. You can also visit the old burial ground.

Alcester War Memorial Town Hall

Butter Street, Alcester, Warwickshire, B49 5AL
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Grade I listed timber framed town hall.

Church House, Alcester

Church House, 17 Butter Street, Alcester, Warwickshire, B49 5AL
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Explore one of Alcester's Grade II listed timber-framed former dwellings, refurbished to provide modern facilities of hall, meeting rooms, kitchen and toilets for St Nicholas parish Church. A local history exhibition may be on view.

Coughton Court

Coughton Court, Coughton, Alcester, Warwickshire, B49 5JA
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Coughton Court is an imposing Tudor house set in beautiful gardens with a collection of Catholic treasures. Find out more about our incredible Through the Roof project in the dedicated exhibition.

Discover Ladbroke Church

Ladbroke Church, Church Road, Ladbroke, Southam, Warwickshire, CV47 2DF
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Come and discover rocks and fossils, stunning stained glass and a special exhibition about some unexpected connections.

Discover Real Tennis - 700 years of history and still being played

Moreton Morrell Tennis Court, Moreton Morrell, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV35 9AL
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Visit this historic real tennis court built in 1905 to see the game that has been played for over 700 years. This is the father of lawn tennis, squash and padel. It is a dynamic game with novel ways to out-fox your opponent.

Dr Green shares new research focusing on Travelling Players in the Tudor period

Shakespeare's Schoolroom & Guildhall, Church Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, CV376HB
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Dr William Green, resident historian at Shakespeare's Schoolroom & Guildhall funded by the University of Nottingham, will share his latest findings regarding travelling players in the Tudor period, in this series of exclusive talks.

History and Heritage of The Guild Hall

Guild Hall, High Street, Henley-in-Arden, Warwickshire, B95 5AU
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A guided tour of the Guild Hall, including parts that are not normally open to the public!

Root and branch - family connections over the centuries.

Chedhams Yard, Church Walk, Wellesbourne, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV35 9QT
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Craft skills at Chedham's Yard - volunteers open the garden, exhibition and work wheelwright and blacksmiths' workshops that connect the generations of a working family at the hub of a rural agricultural community. This is their story.

St James Church Southam - Open for viewing and refreshments

St James Church, Park Lane, Southam, Warwickshire, CV47 0JA
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Open to view the church and enjoy refreshments, on Saturday, September 7th 2024 and Friday, September 13th 2024.

St Nicholas Church, Alcester

St. Nicholas Church, Butter Street, Alcester, Warwickshire, B49 5AL
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Pre-booking not required

Explore St Nicholas Church with its restored stonework and redecorated interior with many historic artefacts. Of special interest is the unique 17th Century Alcester Benefaction Board, rehung after major conservation work.