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Elgar's Birthplace and Adjoining Coach House and Stables

A Grade II Listed Building in Lower Broadheath, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.1987 / 52°11'55"N

Longitude: -2.2826 / 2°16'57"W

OS Eastings: 380784

OS Northings: 255642

OS Grid: SO807556

Mapcode National: GBR 0DQ.5QN

Mapcode Global: VH92L.DZ5W

Entry Name: Elgar's Birthplace and Adjoining Coach House and Stables

Listing Date: 15 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178964

English Heritage Legacy ID: 151678

Location: Lower Broadheath, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR2

County: Worcestershire

District: Malvern Hills

Civil Parish: Lower Broadheath

Built-Up Area: Upper Broadheath

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Lower Broadheath

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text


4/8 Elgar's Birthplace and
adjoining coach house and


House. Mid C19. Brick, parallel roof ridges, slate to front, tiled to rear,
brick end stacks. 2 storeys; dentilled eaves cornice; 2-celled plan. Front
elevation: 4 windows are 16-pane sashes, ground floor windows have cambered
heads; central entrance has gabled porch on timber uprights, decorated barge-
boards and central pendant; panelled door with cambered head. Coach house
and stables, built by Sir Edward Elgar's father and uncle, W H Elgar and
Henry Elgar, adjoin to left. Birthplace and home of Sir Edward Elgar (1857-
1934) from 1857 to 1859.

Listing NGR: SO8078455642

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

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