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Oakfield, North Claines

Description: Oakfield

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 147954

OS Grid Reference: SO8576158620
OS Grid Coordinates: 385761, 258620
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2256, -2.2099

Location: A449, North Claines, Worcestershire WR3 7ST

Locality: North Claines
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR3 7ST

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Listing Text


7/60 Oakfield

- II


House. Early C19 with mid-C20 alterations. Stucco, hipped, shallow-
pitched slate roof with overhanging eaves and massive stuccoed chimney
stacks. Mainly 3 storeys; 4 plus 2 bays which break forward at right
side; 2 left side bays flanked by giant pilasters and have tall cross
casements on both storeys, the first floor windows having ornate wrought
iron balconies on wrought iron brackets; the third bay has the main
entrance within a wide portico with paired Tuscan columns with stone
balcony above having pierced central and side panels; part-glazed double
doors with moulded architrave and round-arched side lights; immediately
right of the protico is a narrow plain sash, and above are first and
second floor tripartite sash windows; the fourth bay has a 15-pane ground
floor sash, a first floor glazing bar sash and a second floor 6-pane sash;
the projecting bays to the right have a flat roofed ground floor extension;
the left side bay has a first floor glazing bar sash and a second floor 6-pane
sash; the right side first and second floor windows are blocked.
South side elevation: has a 2-storey canted bay on the left side and 2 bays
to the right; the right end bay is flanked by giant pilasters; windows all
have blind boxes and are mainly tall cross casements; the first floor windows
have bracketed cornices and wrought iron balconies continuous across centre
and canted bay; the central bay has a part-glazed door with moulded architrave
and oculus above with a surround carved like a wreath with trailing ribbons.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO8576158620

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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