List entry

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: HOLBEACHE HOUSE

List entry Number: 1228293

Location

HOLBEACHE HOUSE, HOLBEACHE LANE

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

County District District Type Parish
DudleyMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 14-Jun-1951

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 217968

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 5106 HOLBEACHE LANE Kingswinford Holbeache House SO 89 SE 9/150 14.6.51. II*

2. Circa 1600, largely refaced in early C19. Stucco; 2 storeys plus attic. Of 3 bays, the sides advanced and crowned with Dutch gables. 5 windows with rustic glazing and hood moulds; arched rusticated porch; 2 dormers; early C19 stacks and one restored stack with diagonal brick shafts; old tiles. Original fabric internally including good panelling to ground storey room at north-west eagle. The house is directly associated with the Gunpowder Plot. The home of Stephen Littleton and the last refuge of the conspirators; the leader, Robert Catesby, was killed and others arrested here.

Listing NGR: SO8847090490

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National Grid Reference: SO 88470 90490

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