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Westfield, Holt

Description: Westfield

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 151769

OS Grid Reference: SO8130063709
OS Grid Coordinates: 381300, 263709
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2712, -2.2755

Location: B4196, Holt, Worcestershire WR6 6TA

Locality: Holt
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR6 6TA

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Listing Text

SO 86 SW HOLT CP off B 4196 (east side)

2/99 Westfield


Pair of cottages, now one house. Early C18, enlarged mid-C18. Part
timber-framed with painted brick infill on brick plinth, some brick
replacement walling, part brick tiled roof, brick end stacks. Two storeys;
in 2 parts. Timber-framed part to left: 2 framed bays, irregularly sized
panels, mainly 3 from sill to wall-plate. Front elevation has 2 ground
floor casements, 3 first floor casements and planked door to left bay,
within gabled, timber-framed porch on brick plinth. Brick part to right:
2 ground floor casements with cambered heads, 2 first floor casements, part-
glazed double doors to right also with cambered head. Interior Older part
has single, trenched purlins and intermediate queen strut truss. Outshut to
rear of older part and C20 extension to rear of later part.
The cottages originally belonged to the Earl of Dudley and formed the
private coal wharf of the Witley Court estate. The carter lived in one
half and the coal wharf caretaker in the other. The actual blue brick wharf
beside the river has now been grassed over and is not included.

Listing NGR: SO8130063709

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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