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Wassell Grove Farmhouse and Attached Wall, Railings and Gate to Front, Hagley

Description: Wassell Grove Farmhouse and Attached Wall, Railings and Gate to Front

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 156397

OS Grid Reference: SO9331882585
OS Grid Coordinates: 393318, 282585
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4412, -2.0997

Location: Wassell Grove Road, Hagley, Worcestershire DY9 9JH

Locality: Hagley
Local Authority: Bromsgrove District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: DY9 9JH

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Listing Text


2/132 Wassell Grove Farmhouse
and attached wall, railings
and gate to front


Farmhouse. Early C19 with mid-C20 alterations. Brick; shallow-pitched hipped
slate roof with overhanging eaves, acroteria to front and large rear ridge
stacks. Three storeys with first floor sill band. Three bays; ground floor
bays are articulated by blind round-headed archways with keyblocks; outer bays
have inserted round-headed sash windows; first and second floor windows have
gauged flat heads; first floor windows are C20 replacement 12-pane casements;
second floor windows are single-hung 9-pane sashes; windows all have stone
sills. Central entrance breaks forward slightly and blind round-headed arch-
way has imposts; there is a 6-panelled door (panels have been glazed) and a
barred segmental fanlight. The wall and railings enclose a garden about three
yards wide in front of the farmhouse; wall is of brick with sandstone coping,
about 30 yards long and one foot high and supports the cast iron railings
which are alternately spear-headed and crescent-headed. About six yards from
their east end the wall and railings are interrupted by a cast iron gateway
of ornate design with slender fluted gate piers. The wall and railings are
attached to the house at their east end by a brick wall about three yards long
and swept up from about five feet to eight feet high.

Listing NGR: SO9331882585

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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