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Bonner Cottage, Hanley Castle

Description: Bonner Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 153296

OS Grid Reference: SO8445041890
OS Grid Coordinates: 384450, 241890
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0752, -2.2283

Location: Quay Lane, Hanley Castle, Worcestershire WR8 0BS

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

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Listing Text

SO 84 SW
3/155 Bonner Cottage

House. Probably C17 with later alterations. Timber-framing, mostly replaced
by brick, with tile roof. One storey with attic. The right-hand half of
the facade is of two bays with three exposed principal posts. The left-hand
bay has a window under the eaves with a very small window below it to the
right. The right-hand bay has a French window on to the upper storey, partly
within a dormer and approached by cast iron steps and a balcony. The left-
hand part of the facade has a window with segmental head between two doorways,
and an attic dormer. The doorways have tiled gabled canopies, the right-hand
one over a glazed porch. Chimneys to right of left-hand doorway and on rear
wall at right. One of the clay ridge tiles has an attached finial, now partly
broken but perhaps representing a bird. The right-hand gable wall has exposed
framing in square panels and vertical struts between tie-beam and collar. Interior:
not fully accessible at time of survey (May 1986), but said to have smoke-blackened
purlins. If true this suggests that the house is partly older than the C17 but
contradicts other visible evidence.

Listing NGR: SO8445041890

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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