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Chequers House, Crowle

Description: Chequers House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 147685

OS Grid Reference: SO9219156541
OS Grid Coordinates: 392191, 256541
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2070, -2.1157

Location: 1 Old Turnpike Road, Crowle, Worcestershire WR7 4AX

Locality: Crowle
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR7 4AX

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Listing Text

SO 95 NW
6/9 Chequers House
Farmhouse, now house. Early to mid-C19, altered mid-C20. Brick on lias
limestone rubble plinth, shallow-pitched hipped slate roof with end brick
stacks. L-plan, main range aligned north/south with north wing; two storeys
with dentilled eaves cornice. West front elevation: four bays; windows are
glazing bar sashes with gauged flat heads; ground floor windows are 12-pane
sashes, first-floor windows are single-hung 9-pane sashes; main entrance in
second bay and has good, re-used doorcase of late C18 date with open pediment,
panelled soffit, engaged Doric columns with rosette decorated entablature,
6-panelled door, four panels of which are raised and fielded, and a traceried
segmental fanlight. The right gable end appears to have been rebuilt in C20.
The house and its associated farm buildings (qv) occupies a prominent site
at the juction of Church Road and Old Turnpike Road.

Listing NGR: SO9219156541

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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