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Redthorne Road, Bewdley

Description: Redthorne Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 April 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 156672

OS Grid Reference: SO7866175228
OS Grid Coordinates: 378661, 275228
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3747, -2.3149

Location: High Street, Bewdley, Worcestershire DY12 2DH

Locality: Bewdley
Local Authority: Wyre Forest District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: DY12 2DH

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Listing Text

SO 7875 SE BEWDLEY CP HIGH STREET (north side)

13/30 No 12 (Redthorne Road)



House, now hotel. 1775 - 6 by William Prattinton for himself, with some
late C20 alterations. Brick with hipped stone slate roof, stacks to side
walls. Three storeys, modillioned cornice; five windows: glazing bar
sashes under wedge lintels with keystones; second floor: 6-pane sashes
under similar heads; ground floor: central entrance has engaged Doric
columns to open pediment, fanlight Gothick glazed, 8-flush panelled door;
rear front: two bow windows rise through the three storeys, basement has
three large segmental arches carrying a terrace at the rear. Interior:
open well staircase with stick balusters, plaster cornices survive in most
ground floor rooms. This was the home of Peter Prattinton (son of William)
the Worcestershire antiquary. (L Babb, 1974, "Redthorne House, 12 High Street,
Bewdley", Worcestershire Archaeology and Local History Newsletter, no 14, p 12.)

Listing NGR: SO7866175228

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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