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Latitude: 52.3787 / 52°22'43"N
Longitude: -2.2915 / 2°17'29"W
OS Eastings: 380251
OS Northings: 275673
OS Grid: SO802756
Mapcode National: GBR 0BD.X1P
Mapcode Global: VH91T.7GDT
Entry Name: Spring Grove
Listing Date: 27 May 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1099961
English Heritage Legacy ID: 156738
Location: Bewdley, Wyre Forest, Worcestershire, DY12
District: Wyre Forest
Civil Parish: Bewdley
Traditional County: Worcestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire
Church of England Parish: Wribbenhall
Church of England Diocese: Worcester
SO 87 NW BEWDLEY CP KIDDERMISNTER ROAD (south side)
3/95 Spring Grove
Small country house, now banqueting suite. 1787 to 1790 for Samuel Skey,
with mid-C19 extension and some late C20 alterations. Ashlar with hipped
stone tile roof, extension stuccoed brick with slate roof. Original house:
two storeys, dentilled stone cornice, central pediment over slightly advanced
portion, 2 + 3 + 2 windows: glazing bar sashes in moulded architraves with
wooden blind boxes and a sill band; ground floor: 2 + 2 + 2 windows, central
part further advanced with balustrade and dentilled moulded cornice, below
two pairs of Ionic pilasters flank two semi-circular headed windows, entrance
has a semi-circular head with fanlight and 2-leaf door. Interior: most of
the plaster cornices survive, as do two marble columns in entrance hall;
open well staircase has cast-iron balustrade with an octagonal dome above.
The extension to the right is Italianate, with a three-storey tower to the
right-hand corner with pyramidal roof. (J R Burton, 1883, A History of Bewdley
with concise accounts of some neighbouring parishes, p 61).
Listing NGR: SO8025175673
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