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Parish Hall (Old Boys School)

A Grade II* Listed Building in Cradley, Herefordshire,

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Latitude: 52.1216 / 52°7'17"N

Longitude: -2.3862 / 2°23'10"W

OS Eastings: 373654

OS Northings: 247105

OS Grid: SO736471

Mapcode National: GBR 0FC.X4W

Mapcode Global: VH92X.LXCY

Plus Code: 9C4V4JC7+MG

Entry Name: Parish Hall (Old Boys School)

Listing Date: 9 April 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1082300

English Heritage Legacy ID: 151083

Location: Cradley, County of Herefordshire, WR13

County: Herefordshire,

Civil Parish: Cradley

Built-Up Area: Cradley

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Cradley

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


SO 7347
Parish Hall (Old Boys' School)



Probably the church ale house, later school and now parish hall. Circa late C15 or early C16,
extended 1674, restored C19. Timber framed with tiled roof with gable ends. Stone plinth. Two storeys with oversailing upper floor, moulded bressumers and carved brackets and octagonal shafts on angle posts. Along the middle of upper storey is a restored moulded stringcourse. Restored wood mullion and transom windows with cusped heads. Projecting north wing added circa 1674. Rebuilt chimney stack incorporating a stone inscribed "Church Wardens, Richard Turner, William Bullock, 1674". RCHM Volume II, page 62, plate 123. AM.

The Church with the Lychgate. Parish Hall. Church Cottage and the Rectory with the wall and stables form a good group

Listing NGR: SO7365447105

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

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