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Besford Court

A Grade II* Listed Building in Worcester, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.1054 / 52°6'19"N

Longitude: -2.126 / 2°7'33"W

OS Eastings: 391466

OS Northings: 245237

OS Grid: SO914452

Mapcode National: GBR 1H7.WX6

Mapcode Global: VH938.3BFV

Plus Code: 9C4V4V4F+5H

Entry Name: Besford Court

Listing Date: 11 February 1965

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1259955

English Heritage Legacy ID: 442009

Location: Besford, Wychavon, Worcestershire, WR8

County: Worcestershire

District: Wychavon

Civil Parish: Besford

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Defford cum Besford

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

Besford Court


Early C16 timber frame and plaster on stone foundations. A regular 2-storey
block with central moulded wood arched gateway containing original studded
door. Above the entrance is a projecting gabled bay carried on soffit
timbers and curved brackets, This has a moulded wood mullioned and transomed
8-light window above a plaster cove, and the gable-head has enriched barge
boards. The main block has 4 moulded wood windows, the upper ones mullioned
3-lights with transoms and pediments, all C17. The upper storey of the
sides oversails. Substantial stone wings of 1912 in good "Tudor" style.

All listed buildings at, and including, Besford Court, form a group.

Listing NGR: SO9146645237

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

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