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Mearse Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Chaddesley Corbett, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.3838 / 52°23'1"N

Longitude: -2.1827 / 2°10'57"W

OS Eastings: 387658

OS Northings: 276216

OS Grid: SO876762

Mapcode National: GBR 1CW.DZD

Mapcode Global: VH91W.3BXW

Entry Name: Mearse Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 May 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078242

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355199

Location: Chaddesley Corbett, Wyre Forest, Worcestershire, DY10

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

SO 87 NE
1805-/7/10008 Mearse Farmhouse

Farmhouse. C18; possibly as enlargement of an earlier house, and
with C19 extensions. Flemish stretcher bond red brick. Hipped
tiled roof with brick dentil eaves; gable-ended range at
rear.Brick end and axial stacks. PLAN: the C18 front block has a
room on either side of the central entrance hall and a third room
on the left side. The parallel service range at the back is
possibly a C19 remodelling of an earlier house, extended at
either end in the C19. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-bay NW
front with central entrance and blind bay set back slightly on
left. C18 mullion-transom 3-light windows with casements and
glazing bars, ground floor with cambered brick arches, first
floor centre similar but 2-lights. Central wooden doorcase with
pilasters, panelled reveals, open pediment with semi-circular
fanlight with radiating glazing bars and 6-panel door. Left(NE)
end has C20 ground floor window and panelled door, original 3-
light first floor window and gabled attic dormer. Parallel
storey and attic range at rear in blue bricks with gabled
dormers, extended at either end in red brick. INTERIOR: said to
complete and unaltered with C18 joinery including
chimneypieces, doors, window shutters, staircase, plaster ceiling
and ironwork etc.

Listing NGR: SO8765876216

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

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