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Latitude: 52.5122 / 52°30'43"N
Longitude: -2.1713 / 2°10'16"W
OS Eastings: 388470
OS Northings: 290490
OS Grid: SO884904
Mapcode National: GBR 42D.VT
Mapcode Global: VH919.93ZZ
Entry Name: Holbeache House
Listing Date: 14 June 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1228293
English Heritage Legacy ID: 217968
Location: Dudley, DY6
Electoral Ward/Division: Kingswinford North and Wall Heath
Built-Up Area: Kingswinford
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands
Church of England Parish: Kingswinford St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Worcester
5106 HOLBEACHE LANE
SO 89 SE 9/150 14.6.51.
Circa 1600, largely refaced in early C19. Stucco; 2 storeys plus attic. Of
3 bays, the sides advanced and crowned with Dutch gables. 5 windows with rustic
glazing and hood moulds; arched rusticated porch; 2 dormers; early C19 stacks
and one restored stack with diagonal brick shafts; old tiles. Original fabric
internally including good panelling to ground storey room at north-west eagle.
The house is directly associated with the Gunpowder Plot. The home of Stephen
Littleton and the last refuge of the conspirators; the leader, Robert Catesby,
was killed and others arrested here.
Listing NGR: SO8847090490
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