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Holt End Farmhouse Holt End Grange, Beoley

Description: Holt End Farmhouse Holt End Grange

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 156109

OS Grid Reference: SP0732269510
OS Grid Coordinates: 407322, 269510
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3236, -1.8940

Location: Beoley Lane, Beoley, Worcestershire B98 9AN

Locality: Beoley
Local Authority: Bromsgrove District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: B98 9AN

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Listing Text

In the entry for:

(south side)
Holt End

16/58 Holt End Grange

- II

The entry shall be amended to read:

(south side)

1665-0/16/58 Holt End Grange

- II

The description should be amended as follows:

First line: Delete - Two houses. Insert - House. Third line: Delete: forming Holt End
Farmhouse Fourth line: Delete: limb to south Holt End Grange.

In the entry for:
(south side)

1665-0/16/58 Holt End Grange

- II

The entry shall be amended to read:

(south side)

1655-0/16/58 Holt End Grange and Holt End

- II

Two adjoining houses. Holt End Grange: Circa late C16 or early C17 extended and altered
in C18/19. Timber-framed with brick infill, the front and south end faced in brick and
extended in brick at the rear. Plain tile roof with gabled ends. Brick rear lateral stack. The
3-room plan, the centre room heated from a C19 lateral stack at the back, is probably the
result of C18/19 alterations when the outshut was added at the rear. One storey and attic
with 3 gabled dormers, 5 window east front with C20 casements and C20 brick porch to
left of centre. Timber frame exposed in north gable end: 4 by 4 square panels, tie-beam and
collar truss with v-struts above the collar and a yoke at the apex. The roof at the rear is
carried down as a catslide over the outshut. Interior Chamfered axial and cross beams, centre
room has C19 brick fireplace and oven inscribed: A.Lely and Son, Redditch. Attic chambers
ceiled but open to roof timbers, 3 trusses, the south has a king-post and struts, the centre and
right queen-struts and collars, the centre with a yoke at the apex; large trenched purlins and
diagonal ridge-piece. Holt End Farmhouse: Circa late C17, altered in C20. Red brick in
English garden wall bond. Plain tile roof with gabled ends, the east end gable is
timber-framed; dogtooth brick eaves cornice and platband. Brick axial stack. 3-room plan,
the centre hall/kitchen and parlour on right are heated from an axial stack with back-to-back
fireplaces; to the side of the stack a winder staircase; the smaller room on
the left was probably originally unheated. 2 storeys, 3-window north front, the platband
mostly covered by C20 pentice; all C20 casements in segmental headed openings; panelled
door to left of centre and gabled dormer on left. Eaves cornice and platband continue on
ends and at the back. At rear C20 casements; outshut at centre and porch on right; inside
the porch an C18 2-panel door. Interior: Add and cross-beams with ogee stops and exposed
joists, centre room has large brick fireplace with unchamfered timber lintel; much of original
joinery survives including plank doors in the attic and some C18 2-panel and fielded panel
doors; small chamber over left end has re-used moulded ceiling beam; winder staircase with
simple balustrades; attics ceiled but large purlins exposed.


SP 07 69 BEOLEY CP BEOLEY LANE (south side)
Holt End

16/58 Holt End Grange

- II

Two houses. Probably late C16, partly rebuilt early C18, remodelled late C19.
Partly timber-frame with brick infill, clad and extended in brick, with tile
roof. L-plan, limb extending to west forming Holt End Farmhouse early C18,
limb to south Holt End Grange. North front: two storeys with attic lit by
gabled dormer to left, dog-tooth brick cornice, three windows: 2-light case-
ments, segmental head to left; band to ground floor largely obscured by a
C19 pentice roof across whole front over three square bay windows; entrance
to left of centre has a wooden architrave, segmental head and 4-panel door;
gable end of other range to left has exposed timber-framing. East front:
one storey with attic lit by three gabled dormers; five windows: mostly 2-
light casements, three to right under segmental heads, other two with timber
lintels, entrance between two left-hand windows has a C20 gabled tiled canopy
and C20 panelled door. Framing: four square panels high, truss has three
struts to collar, V-struts above and a yoke.

Listing NGR: SP0738269515

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Source: English Heritage

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