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Holy Claines Farmhouse, Worcester

Description: Holy Claines Farmhouse

Grade: DL
Date Listed: 14 March 1969
Date Delisted: 13 June 2001
English Heritage Building ID: 147955

OS Grid Reference: SO8645058293
OS Grid Coordinates: 386450, 258293
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2227, -2.1998

Location: Spring Bank, Worcester WR3 8ZP

Locality: Worcester
Local Authority: Worcester City Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR3 8ZP

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Listing Text

The following building was de-listed on 13th June 2001.


7/61 Holy Claines Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C16 with early C19 alterations and additions. Timber-framed,
painted brick and rendered infill, brick replacement walling and refacing,
rendered and painted brick additions, plain tiled roofs, 2 brick ridge
stacks and, at rear, external sandstone chimney with brick stack. L-shaped
plan; main part of 4 framed bays on west/east axis with through-passage, now
blocked to south, with a single bay wing at the south-west end, extended
south during the early C19 and an additional wing built alongside its extended
west side elevation. Single storey and attic with dormers; cellar.
Framin : irregular, mainly 3 square panels from sill to wall-plate, long swept
and short straight braces in lower corners, collar and tie-beam trusses
with queen struts and V-struts in apex in gable ends. Main north elevation:
dairy outshut with 3-light casement to left 2 bays, adjoining bay has large
6-light casement and end bay has canted bay window with moulded cornice and
casements,and also a rectangular light; above the large casement is a gabled
dormer with casement and left of it is a ledged and battened door opening
onto the former through-passage. Main entrance now at west gable end and
has a part-glazed panelled door, pilastered surround and open pediment; above
it is an attic light and to the right a pointed arched, traceried window with
leaded lights. Interior: roof has trenched, single purlins and intermediate
tie-beam trusses with queen struts. Cl7 cross-beamed ceiling in former 'hall'
west of through-passage with stop-chamfered main beams; Cl7 dog-leg staircase
with turned balusters and moulded handrail in upper west end part of main
range. Spring rises in cellar.

Listing NGR: SO8645058293

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Source: English Heritage

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