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Description: The Manor
Date Listed: 10 April 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 156536
OS Grid Reference: SP0066261366
OS Grid Coordinates: 400662, 261366
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2505, -1.9917
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REDDITCH B DROITWICH ROAD (north side)
SP 0061 - 0161
9/60 The Minor (formerly listed
as No 24 The Manor House)
House. Late C16, remodelled c1730 with mid-C19 alterations and additions.
Brick with ashlar dressings and partly hipped plain tiled roofs with parapets
to rear gables and brick ridge stacks. Two storeys, cellar and attic with
dormers; moulded plinth band, string above window heads of-both main storeys
of front elevation and two-course brick bands similarly situated in side
elevations; bracketed timber eaves cornice. Five bays with rusticated end
quoins; windows have gauged flat heads with plain keyblocks and moulded
stone sills; all windows are 4-pane sashes, three hipped dormers with 6-
pane windows; central entrance has a projecting open-pediment, entablature
and engaged Doric columns, within is a 4-panelled door and traceried fanlight.
Interior: large moulded ceiling beams to rear of house; room to front right
and rear left have large and elaborately detailed Jacobean chimneypieces;
central hall retains its C18 dog-leg staircase with moulded handrail and
turned balusters; room to front left retains its C18 panelling including
panelled round-headed niche to right of fireplace. C19 domestic wing added
to rear right. The date "1730". is written on a rainwater hopper head at the
rear of the building. The house originally belonged to the Throckmorton
Listing NGR: SP0066261366
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Source: English Heritage
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