Wyre Court

Date:
7 Jun 2006
Location:
Wyre Court, Wyre Hill, Bewdley, Wyre Forest, Worcestershire, DY12 2JA
Reference:
IOE01/15702/29
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

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

SO 77 SE BEWDLEY CP WYRE HILL (south side)

5/285 Wyre Court

2.10.75

GV II

House, now club. Probably late C16 with late C17 and early C19 extensions, and some late C20 alterations. Timber-frame with painted brick and rendered infill; the painted brick addition has planted framing. L-plan, limb extending to west has two C16 framed bays plus three C17 framed bays, that extending to south is early C19. East front: two storeys, four windows: 3-light casements under segmental heads; ground floor: three windows as above, entrance to right- hand corner has a gabled wooden porch approached by steps and is flanked by two small casement windows. Framing: C16 portion is close-studded with mid- rail, C17 part is square panelled with straight tension braces. Interior: the C19 part of building is panelled with re-set C17 panelling. The erroneous date 1165 carved in relief over a window on the C16 part of the building is a C19 addition. (VCH 4, p 301).

Listing NGR: SO7761474904

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/0309 IOE Records taken by John Burrows; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr John Burrows. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Burrows, John

Rights Holder: Burrows, John

Keywords

Brick, Render, Timber, Tudor Timber Framed House, Elizabethan Monument <By Form>, Timber Framed Building, House, Domestic, Dwelling, Club, Recreational