ASTLEY TOWN HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1155803
Date first listed:
29-Jul-1959
Statutory Address:
ASTLEY TOWN HOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address:
ASTLEY TOWN HOUSE

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

County:
Worcestershire
District:
Malvern Hills (District Authority)
Parish:
Astley and Dunley
National Grid Reference:
SO 79440 68187

Details

SO 76 NE ASTLEY CP ASTLEY TOWN

3/50 Astley Town House

29.7.59

- II

Former farmhouse. Late C16 - early C17 with later additions. Timber- framed, partially bricked on ground floor; painted brick and lath and plaster infill to panels, tiled roofs. Roughly F-plan with end projecting cross-wing at west; central triple stack and later external stack to main range, external stack to cross-wing; cross-passage behind main stack. Main range of 2 bays with 1 gabled bay, projecting cross-wing of 2 bays. North elevation, 2 storeys and attics in gables; 2 gables one to right of centre and one in projecting cross-wing to right, both containing 2-light leaded casements, irregular fenestration 3 windows to first floor, one in centre housed in small gabled projection with small external stack. Ground floor obscured by later brick lean-to has C20 windows and door. East gable has painted brick ground floor and 3 C19 casements with segmental heads, one 4-light window on first floor. Lean-to at rear. Framing: square panels roughly 2 from mid-rail to eaves, at rear framing largely complete with 2 panels from sill to mid-rail; V-struts in gables. Timber weathering over windows. Interior: remains of former C17 staircase with twisted balusters - from first floor to attic. Large inglenook backing on cross-passage.

Listing NGR: SO7944068187

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
152278
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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Reference: IOE01/01625/04
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