CHESTER HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1076702
Date first listed:
05-Dec-1949
Date of most recent amendment:
22-Jul-1976
Statutory Address:
CHESTER HOUSE, 1667 AND 1669, WARWICK ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHESTER HOUSE, 1667 AND 1669, WARWICK ROAD

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

District:
Solihull (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SP 18129 76854

Details

SOLIHULL KNOWLE 1. 5108 (High Street) WARWICK ROAD (North-East Side) Nos 1667 & 1669 (Chester House) (Formerly listed under Warwick Road, Knowle) SP 1876 20/41 5.12.49. II*

2. Carefully restored timber framed house. 3 parts: north wing once a separate hall house, built circa 1500, south wing another separate house of 2 storeys circa 1400; central hall belonging to south house rebuilt circa 1600 when both houses combined into single dwelling. Tiled roof with gable either end. 2 storeys, 1st floor (with central moulded beam) oversailing. 3 and 4 light casement windows with wood mullions. Rebuilt chimneystack, stone below, red brick above, circa 1600 with 4 diagonally set shafts. Extensive back wings.

Listing NGR: SP1813176857

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
218322
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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