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Kerwood and Company, Redditch

Description: Kerwood and Company

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 156514

OS Grid Reference: SP0406967736
OS Grid Coordinates: 404069, 267736
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3077, -1.9417

Location: Church Road, Redditch, Worcestershire B97 4AD

Locality: Redditch
Local Authority: Redditch Borough Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: B97 4AD

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Listing Text

SP 0467 NW Town Centre

12/38 No 7 and 11 (Kerwood & Co)

- II

House, now offices. Mid-C18 with mid-C19 and mid-C20 alterations.
Brick, stuccoed to front with partly-hipped plain tiled roofs and left and
end rear stacks. Two storeys with moulded plinth and eaves cornice and
sill bands. Five plus one bays; rusticated quoins at ends of five-bay part;
windows have moulded architraves and keyblocks; windows have all been
replaced in C20 by plate glass with an opening upper light on the ground
floor and by 2-light windows with transom lights on the first floor. Main
entrance at centre of five-bay part has a C19 pilastered surround and
moulded flat canopy; door has six raised and fielded panels and plain
transom lights. Interior not inspected. The additional bay at the right
end appears to be of mid-C19 date and is similarly detailed to the rest of
the front of the building except that it has no sill bands or end quoins.
One of the oldest buildings surviving in the town centre.

Listing NGR: SP0406967736

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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