Bridge House

5 Jul 2000
Bridge House, 1 Bridge Street, Pershore, Wychavon, Worcestershire, WR10 1AJ
Photograph (Digital)


This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


SO9545 BRIDGE STREET 648-1/5/1 (East side) 11/02/65 No.1 Bridge House


House. Late C18/early C19. Red brick in Flemish bond with painted stone dressings. Double-depth plain tile roof, at front with high coped parapet and moulded eaves cornice; brick end stacks and one to ridge. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and cellar. 4-window range, left bay breaking forward. Windows are 8/8 sashes, apart from 6/6 sashes to bay 3, all with narrow glazing bars, painted channelled voussoirs and keystones; sillbands. 2 cellar grilles. Entrance to bay 3 has doorcase with panelled reveals, 3/4 Doric columns, open pediment, fanlight with radial glazing bars, 6-panel door, 3 stone steps with nosings, iron scrapers and hand rails and firemark above. Carriage entrance to left bay has brick basket arch with keystone and springers; moulded wooden surround; double 3-panel doors. Painted moulded plinth.

Rendered side elevation. Rear: main range has hipped roof, 2-storey canted bay window with partly sashed and partly fixed glazing, and doorcase with archivolt and radial fanlight. 2 short wings at right-angles.

INTERIOR: not inspected. HISTORICAL NOTE: formerly the home of the Ganderton family, wool staplers. The wool barn (now derelict, not included) behind Nos 1 & 3 High Street (qv) formerly part of their premises.

Listing NGR: SO9501645731


This is part of the Series: IOE01/2106 IOE Records taken by Ann Vint; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mrs Ann Vint. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Vint, Ann

Rights Holder: Vint, Ann


Brick, Render, Stone, Tile, Georgian House, Victorian Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling

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