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Belmont House

A Grade II Listed Building in Worcester, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1863 / 52°11'10"N

Longitude: -2.2384 / 2°14'18"W

OS Eastings: 383795

OS Northings: 254252

OS Grid: SO837542

Mapcode National: GBR 1G3.YPC

Mapcode Global: VH92T.49ZV

Entry Name: Belmont House

Listing Date: 5 April 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1063908

English Heritage Legacy ID: 488542

Location: Worcester, Worcestershire, WR2

County: Worcestershire

District: Worcester

Town: Worcester

Electoral Ward/Division: Bedwardine

Built-Up Area: Worcester

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: St John in Bedwardine

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text


WORCESTER

SO85SW BRANSFORD ROAD
620-1/3/57 No.61
05/04/71 Belmont House

II

House. c1800 with later additions and alterations including C20
raising to bays. Reddish-pink brick, in Flemish bond to front
facade with gauged red brick flat arches; ashlar cornice; hipped
plain tile roof and off-centre right brick stack with oversailing
course; timber doorcase; cast-iron balconettes. Double-depth plan
with central hallway and single-storey service range to rear at
left. Ground and first floors have 6/6 sashes, second floor has
3/3 sashes; all in plain reveals and with sills, flat arches.
Central entrance: 2 roll-edged steps (1 renewed) to 6-panel door
(lower panels flush beaded, upper panels raised and fielded),
fanlight with glazing bars; doorcase has fluted pilasters and
corn and ribbon motif to 'frieze', open pediment with lozenge
motif. Garden (left) return: 2 canted ground-floor bays, both
raised to 2 storeys, have 8/8 and 6/6 sashes and French windows,
all under flat arches. Rear has two 6/6 sashes to first floor,
6/4 staircase sash and two 3/3 sashes, all with plain reveals and
cambered arches. To rear the outer windows have balconettes with
embellished bars and ornate scroll motifs. Modillion eaves band.
Right return: blind opening to first and second floors with
cambered arches and ground-floor 6/6 sash with cambered arch.
INTERIOR: retains original plasterwork and joinery; hall has
frieze with fleur-de-lys motif; 6-panel doors with tooled
architraves; pull-up shutters. Pine fireplace c1730 introduced
probably C20. Bays have column cluster stanchions (introduced
c1990s). Room to left has cornice with floral motif and flitched
beam, bolection-moulded fireplace (introduced C20 came from
College Gates) with cast-iron grate (with view of iron bridge at
Coalbrookdale). To rear a fireplace with corbel brackets.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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