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Dresden House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Evesham, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.094 / 52°5'38"N

Longitude: -1.9471 / 1°56'49"W

OS Eastings: 403720

OS Northings: 243963

OS Grid: SP037439

Mapcode National: GBR 3LB.LK1

Mapcode Global: VHB0T.6MHL

Entry Name: Dresden House

Listing Date: 7 May 1952

Last Amended: 24 June 1977

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1081377

English Heritage Legacy ID: 147435

Location: Evesham, Wychavon, Worcestershire, WR11

County: Worcestershire

District: Wychavon

Civil Parish: Evesham

Built-Up Area: Evesham

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Evesham All Saints with St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

HIGH STREET
1.
5249
(West Side)
No 51
(Dresden House)
(Formerly listed as
Dresden House)
SP 0343 NE 1/40 7.5.52.
II * GV
2.
Good house dated 1692. Russet brick; 5 sash windows, that at centre of 2nd storey
with open pediment; moulded brick bands at 1st and 2nd storeys; stone long and
short chamfered quoins at sides; good moulded lead rainwater head at 1st floor
with above date; central doorway in stuccoed surround with plain pilasters, moulded
wood doorcase with radial fanlight, 5 fielded-panelled door, moulded wood dentilled
cornice hood on large elaborate wrought iron scrolled brackets rising from railings
(qv) and stone steps up. Moulded wood modillion eaves cornice; slates. Interior:
Good contemporary features comprising staircase with twisted balusters, pine and oak
panelling, doorcasings and doors in ground storey rooms and angled fireplace in
room to left of entrance with carved pine over-mantel. Projecting to rear at south
side is a large 2-storey C18 wing (undergoing restoration, 1976) which contains
4 Adam fireplaces and moulded plaster ceilings.

Nos 45 to 51 (odd), Railings and lamp standards of No 51 and Nos 55 to 69 (odd)
form a group.


Listing NGR: SP0372043965

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