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The Merchant's House, Stoke

Description: The Merchant's House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 156145

OS Grid Reference: SO9507268388
OS Grid Coordinates: 395072, 268388
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3136, -2.0737

Location: Redditch Road, Stoke Prior, Worcestershire B60 4JP

Locality: Stoke
Local Authority: Bromsgrove District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: B60 4JP

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Listing Text

Stoke Heath

17/94 The Merchant's House


House. Late C15, re-erected and restored 1967. Timber-frame with rendered
infill and tile roof. T-plan, cross-wing at upper end, two-bay hall including
through-passage, service bay not re-erected. Cross-wing: two storeys; one
window: four lights to each floor, unglazed; hall range: two tier, 4-light
window to left, small window to right lighting chamber, entrance to through-
passage to right has a restored depressed ogee head. Framing: cross-wing
jettied with widely spaced studding, curved tension braces to ground floor,
and braces to tie above; truss has two curved raking struts and a vertical
strut below the cambered collar, with V-struts in apex. Hall range wall is
two rectangular panels high. Interior: the hall is half-floored over, with
a smoke hood against the through-passage. Removed from the corner of Station
Street and Worcester Road, Bromsgrove in 1962.

Listing NGR: SO9507268388

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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