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Number 10 (River House) and Attached Railings, Bewdley

Description: Number 10 (River House) and Attached Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 April 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 156869

OS Grid Reference: SO7875775339
OS Grid Coordinates: 378757, 275339
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3757, -2.3135

Location: Severn Side S, Bewdley, Worcestershire DY12 2DX

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

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Listing Text


13/219 No 8 and 9 (The Old Bank)
and attached railings


House. Late C17 with mid-C19 and some C20 alterations. Brick on sand-
stone plinth with tile roof, stacks to rear. Three storeys with attic
lit by two gabled dormers, deep modillioned wooden cornice, bands to
ground and first floor with moulded soffit, two lead down pipes; five
windows: wooden cross-windows under rubbed brick heads, the central
window has a borken pediment on three shaped brackets; the window is a
French casement opening onto a mid-C19 cast iron balcony; second floor:
wooden cross-windows; ground floor: three windows: wcoden cross-windows
under rubbed brick heads; entrances to left and right corners, to left:
under rubbed brick head, moulded wooden architrave with overlight, C19
door (this entrance was probably a window originally), to right: moulded
wooden architrave with 2-pane overlight, C17 door of six raised and
fielded panels, this entrance had a shell canopy which was destroyed by
a lorry in 1974. Interior: dog-leg staircase with closed and moulded
string, moulded hand rail and turned balusters; bolection moulded fire-
place in room to left on first floor. Cast iron spearheaded railings,
fleur-de-lys to standards.

Listing NGR: SO7875775339

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Source: English Heritage

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