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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: NUMBER 62 (THE MANOR HOUSE) AND ATTACHED RAILINGS

List entry Number: 1348654

Location

NUMBER 62 (THE MANOR HOUSE) AND ATTACHED RAILINGS, 62, HIGH STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
WorcestershireWyre ForestDistrict AuthorityBewdley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 22-Apr-1950

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 156696

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History

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Details

SO 7875 SE BEWDLEY CP HIGH STREET (south side)

13/54 No 62 (The Manor House) 22.4.50 and attached railings

GV II*

House, now about 13 flats. Early C18 with mid-C18 and late C18 additions, and some late C20 alterations. Brick with stone dressings and with tile roof. Original house to right, extended to left in mid-C18, and then further in late C18. Early C18 part: two storeys on cellars with attic lit by five gabled dormers, wooden modillioned cornice, rusticated pilasters to corners, stone string to ground and first floor; five windows: glazing bar sashes in moulded wooden architraves under rubbed brick heads; above central window a semi-circular headed tablet bearing a crest; ground floor: entrance in position of window to right of centre has moulded wooden architrave, segmental pediment, 3-pane overlight and a door of six raised and fielded panels; hanging sign to left of door on a late C19 wrought iron bracket, board bearing painted words "Manor/ House". Mid-C18 part: two storeys on cellars with attic lit by four gabled dormers, dentilled brick cornice; four windows: boxed glazing bar sashes under rubbed brick heads; ground floor: two boxed glazing bar sashes to left, two 15-pane boxed sashes to right; attached to wall to left-hand side is a wooden doorhead inscribed "16 EC 07" (Edward Cheke). Late C18 part: three storeys, moulded wooden cornice; band to first floor, two windows: triangular plan oriels under rubbed brick heads; second floor: four windows: glazing bar sashes under timber lintels; ground floor: two glazing bar sashes to right under rubbed brick heads, to left a carriage entrance with segmental head. Railings along the whole frontage are of cast iron, with gates at cellar entries which have decorative lock plates bearing a fluted fan. Interior: to early C18 part an open well staircase with ramped and moulded handrail, bulbous turned balusters and a closed and moulded string.

Listing NGR: SO7865975181

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National Grid Reference: SO 78659 75181

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