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The Red House, Eldersfield

Description: The Red House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 5 December 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 153231

OS Grid Reference: SO7933230056
OS Grid Coordinates: 379332, 230056
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9686, -2.3022

Location: Eldersfield, Worcestershire GL19 3NU

Locality: Eldersfield
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL19 3NU

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Listing Text

SO 73 SE
6/90 The Red House
- II*

House. Mid-C17 with earlier remains. Brick with remains of concealed
timber-frame and tile roof. E-plan. Two storeys with attic. Bays divided
by pilasters with block capitals: Ground floor windows within sunken panels
with cambered heads. First floor windows of cross-wings within panels with
shouldered heads and keystones: Cross-wings of two bays each and centre of
three bays: The outer bay of each cross-wing is blind. Middle ground floor
and right-hand first floor windows of centre blind. Ground floor of right-
hand cross-wing covered by lean-to addition. Chimneys to right and left of
central bays. Stair turret at rear adjoining southern cross-wing. Interior:
contains some exposed wall-framing, a brick inglenook with chamfered bressummer
and a C17 open-well stair with closed string and turned balusters.

Listing NGR: SO7933230056

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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