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Wyre Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Bewdley, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3717 / 52°22'18"N

Longitude: -2.3302 / 2°19'48"W

OS Eastings: 377614

OS Northings: 274904

OS Grid: SO776749

Mapcode National: GBR 0BJ.CPB

Mapcode Global: VH91S.KNG6

Entry Name: Wyre Court

Listing Date: 2 October 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1320458

English Heritage Legacy ID: 156935

Location: Bewdley, Wyre Forest, Worcestershire, DY12

County: Worcestershire

District: Wyre Forest

Civil Parish: Bewdley

Built-Up Area: Bewdley

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Ribbesford with Bewdley and Dowles etc

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text


SO 77 SE BEWDLEY CP WYRE HILL (south side)

5/285 Wyre Court

2.10.75

GV II

House, now club. Probably late C16 with late C17 and early C19 extensions,
and some late C20 alterations. Timber-frame with painted brick and rendered
infill; the painted brick addition has planted framing. L-plan, limb extending
to west has two C16 framed bays plus three C17 framed bays, that extending to
south is early C19. East front: two storeys, four windows: 3-light casements
under segmental heads; ground floor: three windows as above, entrance to right-
hand corner has a gabled wooden porch approached by steps and is flanked by
two small casement windows. Framing: C16 portion is close-studded with mid-
rail, C17 part is square panelled with straight tension braces. Interior:
the C19 part of building is panelled with re-set C17 panelling. The erroneous
date 1165 carved in relief over a window on the C16 part of the building is a
C19 addition. (VCH 4, p 301).


Listing NGR: SO7761474904

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