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Sixth Form House, Hanley Castle High School, Hanley Castle

Description: Sixth Form House, Hanley Castle High School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 153283

OS Grid Reference: SO8393742064
OS Grid Coordinates: 383937, 242064
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0767, -2.2358

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
3/142 Sixth Form House,
Hanley Castle High School

School building, formerly house. Circa 1600 with mid-C19 alterations.
Timber-framing and brick with tile roofs. Earliest facade, facing south-
west, has range of one storey with attic at left. This is of three bays
with gabled attic dormers. The middle bay now has no window on the ground
floor, has three exposed principal posts, and close-studding above a middle
rail. Doorways in middle bay and at right. Adjoining to the right are two
parallel gabled wings of two storeys. The right-hand one, of one bay, is C19
and of brick. The left-hand one is also of one bay and has exposed close-
studding with a middle rail. The truss has vertical struts between tie-
beam and collar, and curved struts above. At the rear is a two-storey C19
block of three bays with parallel hipped roof behind a parapet. The outer
windows are set within square projecting bays which are linked by a single-
storey glazed porch.

Listing NGR: SO8393742064

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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