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Latitude: 52.3894 / 52°23'21"N
Longitude: -1.735 / 1°44'6"W
OS Eastings: 418129
OS Northings: 276854
OS Grid: SP181768
Mapcode National: GBR 4JG.06G
Mapcode Global: VH9ZK.W64L
Entry Name: Chester House
Listing Date: 5 December 1949
Last Amended: 22 July 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1076702
English Heritage Legacy ID: 218322
Location: Solihull, B93
Electoral Ward/Division: Knowle
Built-Up Area: Solihull
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands
Church of England Parish: Knowle
Church of England Diocese: Birmingham
Nos 1667 & 1669
(Formerly listed under
Warwick Road, Knowle)
SP 1876 20/41 5.12.49.
Carefully restored timber framed house. 3 parts: north wing once a separate hall
house, built circa 1500, south wing another separate house of 2 storeys circa 1400;
central hall belonging to south house rebuilt circa 1600 when both houses combined
into single dwelling. Tiled roof with gable either end. 2 storeys, 1st floor (with
central moulded beam) oversailing. 3 and 4 light casement windows with wood mullions.
Rebuilt chimneystack, stone below, red brick above, circa 1600 with 4 diagonally
set shafts. Extensive back wings.
Listing NGR: SP1813176857
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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