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Nunbers 51, 53 (Highbury), and 54 (The Old Bell Cottage), Norton and Lenchwick

Description: Nunbers 51, 53 (Highbury), and 54 (The Old Bell Cottage)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 July 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 148717

OS Grid Reference: SP0433847915
OS Grid Coordinates: 404338, 247915
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1295, -1.9380

Location: B4088, Norton and Lenchwick, Worcestershire WR11 4TL

Locality: Norton and Lenchwick
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR11 4TL

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Listing Text

SP 04 NW

3/114 Nos 51, 53 (Highbury),
and 54 (The Old Bell
30.7.59 Cottage) [formerly
listed as Nos 52 and 53
(Working Men's Club)]


Three houses. Probably C15, extended late C17, with some late C19 and mid-
C20 alterations. Timber-frame with painted brick and rendered infill on
stone plinth, machine tile roof. T-plan, Nos 51 & 53 in C17 range to north,
No 54 in the C15 east/west cross-wing; main stack at junction. East front:
range to right of one storey with attic lit by two gabled dormers, 1 + 2
casements to ground floor, entrances to Nos 51 & 53 close to centre with
four flush panel doors, that to right has a porch with lean-to tiled roof.
Cross-wing to left gabled with a canted oriel to each floor, cusped C19
bargeboard to gable and C19 bell cote (without bell) in centre of roof.
Entrance to right-hand wall. Framing: C15 part has curved angle braces
and tension braces, truss has clapsed purlins, and three struts to collar.
C17 range three and four rectangular panels high with straight tension

Listing NGR: SP0434147920

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Source: English Heritage

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