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Hobbits, Hanley Castle

Description: Hobbits

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 153280

OS Grid Reference: SO8389242066
OS Grid Coordinates: 383892, 242066
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0767, -2.2364

Location: B4211, Hanley Castle, Worcestershire WR8 0BL

Locality: Hanley Castle
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR8 0BL

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Listing Text

SO 84 SW
3/139 Hobbits

House. Late C17 with mid-C18 alterations. Timber-framing with brick
infill on brick base with tile roof. Framed in two rows of square panels
above high sill beam. One storey with attic, three bays. Attic lit by
gabled dormers. Door, between first and second bays, has open timber
porch with shaped bargeboards. Chimneys on gables and to left of door.
Left-hand gable wall rebuilt in brick, with chimney stack inscribed "1751".
Interior: door opens into lobby against re-constructed inglenook. Middle
ground floor room has chamfered spine beam, and a wall framed in square
panels which divides it from the right-hand room.

Listing NGR: SO8389242066

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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