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The Manor House and Aldington Court, Aldington

Description: The Manor House and Aldington Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 148605

OS Grid Reference: SP0644744068
OS Grid Coordinates: 406447, 244068
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0949, -1.9073

Location: Mill Lane, Aldington, Worcestershire WR11 5UB

Locality: Aldington
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR11 5UB

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Listing Text

SP 0644 - SP 0744

12/3 The Manor House
and Aldington Court


Two houses. Probably C17, remodelled early C19. Ashlar and stucco on
stone, with hipped slate roofs. Aldington Court attached to north side of
the Manor House. The Manor House: in a Greco-Cubic style. U-plan, with
stacks on side walls. West front: two storeys, 2 + 1 + 2 windows, wings
have plain pilasters; 16-pane sash to centre, others are glazing bar sashes.
The entrance has a portico filling the recess, with Doric columns, parapet
and ball finial; overlight over a four-panel door flanked by two fixed case-
ments. Aldington Court: lobby-entrance against central stack. Two storeys,
boarded eaves; three windows: glazing bar sashes. To left on ground floor,
a 4-light casement in moulded wooden frame, a 16-pane sash to the right; porch
has a gabled treated as an open pediment, with plain pilasters below; plain
fanlight over C20 panelled door. Stonework exposed on left-hand (north) return
front. Aldington Court seems to have become the service wing of the Manor House
after the latter was built.

Listing NGR: SP0644744068

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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