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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: WORDSLEY MANOR

List entry Number: 1228358

Location

WORDSLEY MANOR, MEADOWFIELDS CLOSE

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: 09-Apr-1976

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 217973

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

1. 5106 MEADOWFIELDS CLOSE Wordsley Wordsley Manor SO 88 NE 7/154

II*

2. Late C18. A good red brick small mansion. 3 storeys. Facade has slightly projecting 3-windowed central bay surmounted by dentilled pediment which encloses circular window; 5 sash windows overall with cambered and channelled lintels having flat soffites, the central in moulded stone architrave with segmental pediment; sill bands; Tuscan column small portico with triglyph frieze and modillion pediment; doorway in panelled reveals with enriched semi-circular fanlight, multi-panelled door and stone steps up; moulded stone eaves cornice, parapet. 3-windowed returned side to east with Venetian window at centre. Interior not inspected but understood to be largely unaltered and contain good staircase. Early or mid C19 out-buildings set back at right and left returned sides, the former with hipped slate roof, glazed lantern and wind vane. The left-hand block is dilapidated but retains parapet pierced by stone framed quatrefoil openings. Both blocks, which have splayed ends to front are linked to house by brick screen walls. These are part concave on plan and contain semi-circular headed niches.

Listing NGR: SO8917786488

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National Grid Reference: SO 89177 86488

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