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Spring Grove

A Grade II Listed Building in Bewdley, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.3787 / 52°22'43"N

Longitude: -2.2915 / 2°17'29"W

OS Eastings: 380251

OS Northings: 275673

OS Grid: SO802756

Mapcode National: GBR 0BD.X1P

Mapcode Global: VH91T.7GDT

Entry Name: Spring Grove

Listing Date: 27 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1099961

English Heritage Legacy ID: 156738

Location: Bewdley, Wyre Forest, Worcestershire, DY12

County: Worcestershire

District: Wyre Forest

Civil Parish: Bewdley

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Wribbenhall

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text


3/95 Spring Grove


Small country house, now banqueting suite. 1787 to 1790 for Samuel Skey,
with mid-C19 extension and some late C20 alterations. Ashlar with hipped
stone tile roof, extension stuccoed brick with slate roof. Original house:
two storeys, dentilled stone cornice, central pediment over slightly advanced
portion, 2 + 3 + 2 windows: glazing bar sashes in moulded architraves with
wooden blind boxes and a sill band; ground floor: 2 + 2 + 2 windows, central
part further advanced with balustrade and dentilled moulded cornice, below
two pairs of Ionic pilasters flank two semi-circular headed windows, entrance
has a semi-circular head with fanlight and 2-leaf door. Interior: most of
the plaster cornices survive, as do two marble columns in entrance hall;
open well staircase has cast-iron balustrade with an octagonal dome above.
The extension to the right is Italianate, with a three-storey tower to the
right-hand corner with pyramidal roof. (J R Burton, 1883, A History of Bewdley
with concise accounts of some neighbouring parishes, p 61).

Listing NGR: SO8025175673

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