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Drayton House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Chaddesley Corbett, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3838 / 52°23'1"N

Longitude: -2.1377 / 2°8'15"W

OS Eastings: 390722

OS Northings: 276202

OS Grid: SO907762

Mapcode National: GBR 1CY.DCR

Mapcode Global: VH91W.WBQY

Entry Name: Drayton House

Listing Date: 25 February 1958

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1167066

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157009

Location: Chaddesley Corbett, Wyre Forest, Worcestershire, DY9

County: Worcestershire

District: Wyre Forest

Civil Parish: Chaddesley Corbett

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Kidderminster East

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

CHADDESLEY CORBETT CP DRAYTON
SO 97 NW
8/23 Drayton House
25.2.58
GV II*
Country house. Early C18 with some mid-C19 and late C20 alterations. Brick
with painted stone dressings and hipped tile roof. Garden (south-west) front:
two storeys with attic lit by three gabled dormers; moulded sandstone plinth,
painted stone quoins and moulded stone cornice. Seven windows: boxed 15-pane
sashes under rubbed brick heads with keystones. Ground floor with central entrance
has pilastered wooden doorcase with shallow flat canopy, overlight and C20
two-leaf glazed door. Side fronts have bands to ground floor. Interior:
main staircase has turned balusters, moulded hand rail and closed string;
back stair has splat balusters. Sitting room (to right on garden front) has
bolection moulded rectangular panelling. (BoE, p 78; Reid, P: Burke's and
Savills Guide to Country Houses, Volume II, Herefordshire, Shro shire,
Warwickshire, Worcestershire, 1980, p 202).


Listing NGR: SO9072276202

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