Description: Oldwich House Farmhouse
Date Listed: 11 November 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 218035
OS Grid Reference: SP2176374197
OS Grid Coordinates: 421763, 274197
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3654, -1.6818
BALSALL OLDWICH LANE
Oldwich House Farmhouse
(Formerly listed under
SP 27 SW 13/151 11.ll.52.
Early C16, altered. Stone base, red brick front, timber framed back and east side.
Tiled roof with tall chimneystacks. 2 storeys, 1st floor band, projecting gable
on left. 1:3 flush casement windows, wood mullions and transoms, ground floor cambered
arches. Left side chimney breast has flush stone quoins, diagonally set shafts.
Modern gabled porch, nail studded door.
Interior: room lined with Elizabethan panelling with enriched frieze, early C18
chimneypiece. Reputed ancestral home of Shakespeare family. VCH, IV, p 87.
Oldwich House Farmhouse and Barn form a group.
Listing NGR: SP2176374197
Source: English Heritage
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