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Latitude: 52.3654 / 52°21'55"N
Longitude: -1.6818 / 1°40'54"W
OS Eastings: 421763
OS Northings: 274197
OS Grid: SP217741
Mapcode National: GBR 5L1.MM6
Mapcode Global: VHBX1.STR1
Plus Code: 9C4W9889+57
Entry Name: Oldwich House Farmhouse
Listing Date: 11 November 1952
Last Amended: 22 July 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1343209
English Heritage Legacy ID: 218035
Location: Balsall, Solihull, West Midlands, CV8
Civil Parish: Balsall
Built-Up Area: Fen End
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
Church of England Parish: Temple Balsall
Church of England Diocese: Birmingham
BALSALL OLDWICH LANE
Oldwich House Farmhouse
(Formerly listed under
SP 27 SW 13/151 11.ll.52.
Early C16, altered. Stone base, red brick front, timber framed back and east side.
Tiled roof with tall chimneystacks. 2 storeys, 1st floor band, projecting gable
on left. 1:3 flush casement windows, wood mullions and transoms, ground floor cambered
arches. Left side chimney breast has flush stone quoins, diagonally set shafts.
Modern gabled porch, nail studded door.
Interior: room lined with Elizabethan panelling with enriched frieze, early C18
chimneypiece. Reputed ancestral home of Shakespeare family. VCH, IV, p 87.
Oldwich House Farmhouse and Barn form a group.
Listing NGR: SP2176374197
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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