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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.

Name: CHURCH HOUSE

List entry Number: 1217941

Location

CHURCH HOUSE, RECTORY LANE

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

County District District Type Parish
WorcestershireWyre ForestDistrict AuthorityStourport-on-Severn

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 05-Jul-1950

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 393377

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

STOURPORT ON SEVERN SO 8070 NW RECTORY LANE, Areley Kings (North west side) 589-1/11/87 Church House 5/7/50

GV II*

Church house. Mid to late C16; late C20 extension. Timber-framed with plastered and painted brick infilling to panels. Clay plain tile roof with gabled ends. PLAN: Three remaining bays; truncated at the right [NE] end; left [SW] bay originally partitioned from the other two bays; first floor jet tied on three sides and open to the roof, the narrow right [NE] bay originally partitioned off. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, Jet tied SE front, left [SW] end and rear [NW] on rounded joist ends and curved brackets to the posts, dragon-posts on the S and W corners; ground floor two small circa early C19 2-light metal casements and plank door to left; first floor hatch to right of centre with plank door and two C20 casements above. Brick single-storey lean-to on left [SW] end with late C20 stair turret rising through it. Rear [NW] 3 windows, late C20 casements, first floor left of centre remains of oriel with shallow cill on jowled stud. NE gable end, brick ground floor, late C20 casement on first floor to left. INTERIOR: Ground floor one room, framed ceiling with chamfered beams and unchamfered joists, on jowled storey-posts; SW bay with dragon-beams and redundant mortices for missing partition. First floor open tie-beam and queen- strut trusses with two tiers of tenoned purlins, lower purlins with straight wind-braces, all stop- chamfered except for the wind-braces; intermediate collar-and-tie-beam truss at NE end with redundant mortices for partition. SOURCE: Buildings of England, p.71.

Listing NGR: SO8021370961

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Worcestershire, (1968), 71

National Grid Reference: SO 80213 70961

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