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Gorsty Hayes Manor House and Attached Outbuilding

A Grade II Listed Building in Wolverhampton, City of Wolverhampton

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Latitude: 52.5958 / 52°35'44"N

Longitude: -2.171 / 2°10'15"W

OS Eastings: 388510

OS Northings: 299789

OS Grid: SO885997

Mapcode National: GBR 12F.XW

Mapcode Global: WHBFY.M0CT

Entry Name: Gorsty Hayes Manor House and Attached Outbuilding

Listing Date: 29 July 1950

Last Amended: 31 March 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201818

English Heritage Legacy ID: 378426

Location: Wolverhampton, WV6

County: City of Wolverhampton

Electoral Ward/Division: Tettenhall Wightwick

Built-Up Area: Wolverhampton

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Tettenhall Regis

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


SJ8899NE HAYWOOD DRIVE, Tettenhall
895-1/10/125 (North side)
29/07/50 Nos.1 AND 2
Gorsty Hayes Manor House and
attached outbuilding
(Formerly Listed as:
Gorsty Hayes Manor House)


House, now 2 dwellings, and attached outbuilding. Early C19
with earlier parts; large early C20 extension. Brick with
ashlar dressings; hipped slate roof and later tile roofs;
brick stacks. Double-depth plan. 2 storeys; 3-window range
with gabled wing to right. Ground floor has canted bay window
with swept lead roof and small-paned glazing to round-headed
windows; 1st floor has windows with wedge lintels over 12-pane
sashes; entrance to right end has porch with swept roof on
Doric columns; glazed door and sidelights; end stacks;
entrance in later block to right has overlight. Gabled wing
has C17 work to ground floor with C20 1st floor; blocked
elliptical-headed entrance and oval datestone with
inscription: WS/ 1683; 1st floor leaded casement. Left return
has bow window with small-paned casements and 3 sashed windows
to 1st floor; entrance to left has segmental hood on large
brackets and glazed door; 4-window extension to left has 2
projecting 3-light windows with embattled parapets; 1st floor
leaded casements; gable-end stacks with diagonal shafts;
single-storey summerhouse with French windows.
INTERIOR has some C19 fireplaces and re-used panelling.
Subsidiary features: outbuilding projects from rear to right:
some ashlar to right end and plastered gable with dovecote
openings and weathervane.

Listing NGR: SO8851099789

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

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