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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: WOOD BEVINGTON MANOR

List entry Number: 1355368

Location

WOOD BEVINGTON MANOR

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

County District District Type Parish
WarwickshireStratford-on-AvonDistrict AuthoritySalford Priors

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 01-Feb-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 13-Dec-1984

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 305135

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History

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Details

SPO5SE SALFORD PRIORS WOOD BEVINGTON

5/122 Wood Bevington Manor 01/02/67 (Formerly listed as Wood Bevington Farmhouse)

- II*

House, now flats. Early/mid C16, possibly for William Grey. Drastically remodelled 1821 by Pain, an architect or builder. Timber framed: centre has close studding with rendered infill to 1st floor and small amount of studding with C20 brick infill to ground floor. Cross wings and cove throughout roughcast, originally applied c.1790 (V.C.H.). Old tile roof and brick chimneys; big external stack of stone and thin bricks with 2 tall diagonally set square brick shafts to left return side. H-plan. 2 storeys, 8-window range. Entrance in right re-entrant angle has C16 studded door with simple C18 wood pilasters (V.C.H.), and mid C19 Gothic open timber porch. Iron cross windows with elaborate glazing pattern, probably of 1821; 2 small single lights on 1st floor in re-entrant angles. Cross wings each of 2- windows; right wing has only one window on ground floor. Centre has one 3-light ground-floor window. Left side has close studding: Left end projects, with 2 adjacent gables having decorative tension bracing. C20 windows and French casement. Rear and right side mostly of 1821, with alterations. One timber framed gable to rear. Interior noted as having: Hall with inglenook fireplace with moulded bressumer and C17/early C18 panelled door. Room in left wing has panelling said to be early C17. Room over hall reputed to have C18 bolection panelling and contemporary fireplace. Part of left wing said to have roof structure of c.1500 (V.C.H.). Wood Bevington Manor was centre for Catholic activities in the C17. (V.C.H. : Warwickshire, Vol III, p.157; H.S. Gunn, History of the Old Manor House of Wood Bevington, 1911).

Listing NGR: SP0531853950

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Warwick, (1945), 157
Gunn, H S , History of the Old Manor House of Wood Bevington, (1911)

National Grid Reference: SP 05318 53950

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