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Wyre Court, Bewdley

Description: Wyre Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 156935

OS Grid Reference: SO7761474904
OS Grid Coordinates: 377614, 274904
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3717, -2.3302

Location: Wyre Hill, Bewdley, Worcestershire DY12 2JA

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

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Listing Text

SO 77 SE BEWDLEY CP WYRE HILL (south side)

5/285 Wyre Court



House, now club. Probably late C16 with late C17 and early C19 extensions,
and some late C20 alterations. Timber-frame with painted brick and rendered
infill; the painted brick addition has planted framing. L-plan, limb extending
to west has two C16 framed bays plus three C17 framed bays, that extending to
south is early C19. East front: two storeys, four windows: 3-light casements
under segmental heads; ground floor: three windows as above, entrance to right-
hand corner has a gabled wooden porch approached by steps and is flanked by
two small casement windows. Framing: C16 portion is close-studded with mid-
rail, C17 part is square panelled with straight tension braces. Interior:
the C19 part of building is panelled with re-set C17 panelling. The erroneous
date 1165 carved in relief over a window on the C16 part of the building is a
C19 addition. (VCH 4, p 301).

Listing NGR: SO7761474904

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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