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Description: The Old Corner House
Date Listed: 20 February 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 149904
OS Grid Reference: SO4021851712
OS Grid Coordinates: 340218, 251712
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1604, -2.8753
SO 4051 - 4151 WEOBLEY CP BROAD STREET (west side)
14/122 The Old Corner House
(formerly listed as
House opposite to and
20.2.53 south of Red Lion Hotel)
House, now house and shop. C15, floor inserted C17, with some mid-C19 altera-
tions, extended late C20. Timber-frame with painted brick and rendered infill
on a coursed rubble plinth under a tile roof. L-plan, hall range extending to
south, cross-wing to west, extended to west C20 with a moved C17 barn. Chimney
stack inserted in hall range on axis with back to the former cross-passage.
East front has the hall range of one storey with attic lit by gabled dormer
and a 2-light casement. Jettied cross-wing to right gabled, of two storeys
with a 2-light casement under a plank weathering to the first floor. Ground
floor has two square bay windows flanking an entrance with. a two-leaf half-
glazed door. Framing: the jetty continues along the north side of the cross-
wing. The hall range is three square panels high, the cross-wing four square
panels high with curved angle braces. The gable end has three struts to the
collar. The angle braces form two pointed arches below the gable. The jetty
is supported by curved braces, with a larger one rising from a moulded capital
to the dragon beam. The moved barn, now part of the house and shop, is three
square panels high with slender curved angle braces. (RCHM, 3, p 199, no 23).
Listing NGR: SO4021851712
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Source: English Heritage
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