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Latitude: 52.3838 / 52°23'1"N
Longitude: -2.1377 / 2°8'15"W
OS Eastings: 390722
OS Northings: 276202
OS Grid: SO907762
Mapcode National: GBR 1CY.DCR
Mapcode Global: VH91W.WBQY
Entry Name: Drayton House
Listing Date: 25 February 1958
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1167066
English Heritage Legacy ID: 157009
Location: Chaddesley Corbett, Wyre Forest, Worcestershire, DY9
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
CHADDESLEY CORBETT CP DRAYTON
SO 97 NW
8/23 Drayton House
Country house. Early C18 with some mid-C19 and late C20 alterations. Brick
with painted stone dressings and hipped tile roof. Garden (south-west) front:
two storeys with attic lit by three gabled dormers; moulded sandstone plinth,
painted stone quoins and moulded stone cornice. Seven windows: boxed 15-pane
sashes under rubbed brick heads with keystones. Ground floor with central entrance
has pilastered wooden doorcase with shallow flat canopy, overlight and C20
two-leaf glazed door. Side fronts have bands to ground floor. Interior:
main staircase has turned balusters, moulded hand rail and closed string;
back stair has splat balusters. Sitting room (to right on garden front) has
bolection moulded rectangular panelling. (BoE, p 78; Reid, P: Burke's and
Savills Guide to Country Houses, Volume II, Herefordshire, Shro shire,
Warwickshire, Worcestershire, 1980, p 202).
Listing NGR: SO9072276202
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