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The Red House, Redditch

Description: The Red House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 156616

OS Grid Reference: SP0413367832
OS Grid Coordinates: 404133, 267832
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3086, -1.9408

Location: Church Green W, Redditch, Worcestershire B97 4BG

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

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Listing Text

SP 0467 NW Town Centre

12/140 The Red House

- II

House, now offices. Late C18 with mid-C19 and mid-C20 alterations. Red
brick with shallow-pitched hipped slate roof, deep boarded eaves and brick
stacks. Three storeys with sill band to first floor windows and string course
defining frieze at front. Five bays; the central bay breaks forward slightly;
windows have gauged flat heads; 12-pane sashes on ground and first floor, 6-pane
sashes on second floor. Central entrance has an open pediment, engaged Doric
columns, panelled reveals and C20 door with barred segmental fanlight.
]interior: original ceiling mouldings and woodwork appears largely intact
on ground floor. Open well staircase with moulded. handrail. A single-bay
wing, lower in height, adjoins to right; it has no sill band or string course
but the fenestration is similar apart from the first floor window opening
which appears to have been lengthened to accommodate a 15-pane sash.

Listing NGR: SP0413367832

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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