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Appleby, Hanbury

Description: Appleby

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 147785

OS Grid Reference: SO9605063463
OS Grid Coordinates: 396050, 263463
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2693, -2.0593

Location: Pumphouse Lane, Hanbury, Worcestershire WR9 7EB

Locality: Hanbury
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR9 7EB

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Listing Text

SO 96 SE
4/109 Appleby
- II

House. Early C17 with late C19 and mid-C20 alterations and additions. Timber-
framed, painted brick infill and replacement walling, brick additions, plain
tiled roof. Two framed bays, large sandstone chimney with three diagonal brick
shafts at north gable end now enclosed within C19 single-bay addition; also C20
single-bay addition at south gable end; both additions continue original roof-
line. Single storey and attic with dormers. Framing: one row of upper panels
survives in east elevation. East side elevation: irregular fenestration, mainly
C20 leaded casement windows; original part has a hipped-roofed, canted bay
window and a 3-light window on the ground floor, a gabled dormer with 2-light
window, and a gabled timber-framed porch with a half-glazed C20 door; to the
right, the C19 part has a ground-floor 2-light window with cambered head and
a half-glazed C20 door with a lean-to canopy on brackets; the C20 part to the
left has two narrow lights with tiled weatherings and there is a brick stack
at the junction of original and C20 roofs; the north gable end facing the lane
has ground-and first-floor 3-light window, each has a cambered head and the
ground-floor one is flanked by narrow lights; the main entrance is situated
in a C20 single-storey extension adjoining to the right. Interior: roof of
original part has two tiers of purlins and collar-and-tie beam trusses with
two struts; central cross-frame-survives; large sandstone fireplace in north
bay of original part and also staircase with re-used C17 spiral balusters.
The house was once part of the Vernon Estate.

Listing NGR: SO9605063463

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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