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Clent House

A Grade II Listed Building in Clent, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4153 / 52°24'54"N

Longitude: -2.1174 / 2°7'2"W

OS Eastings: 392110

OS Northings: 279703

OS Grid: SO921797

Mapcode National: GBR 1CK.KH6

Mapcode Global: VH91Q.7KY9

Plus Code: 9C4VCV8M+42

Entry Name: Clent House

Listing Date: 16 November 1967

Last Amended: 17 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348604

English Heritage Legacy ID: 156323

Location: Clent, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, DY9

County: Worcestershire

Civil Parish: Clent

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Clent

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Description

SO 97 NW CLIENT CP BROMSGROVE ROAD (east side)
Lower Clent

6/58 Clent House
(Formerly listed as Clent
House Farmhouse)
16.11.67

GV II

Stables, now house. 1709; converted c1955 with further late C20 alterations
and additions. Handmade red brick in Flemish bond with sandstone dressings
and base; plain tiled hipped roof with overhanging bracketed eaves; two large
panelled C20 brick ridge stacks. Two storeys with moulded stone band between
storeys and moulded eaves cornice. 4:3:4 bays; central bays break forward
under a pedimented gable; end quoins; windows have gauged flat heads-and
moulded keyblocks mainly in form of acanthus leaves; cross-casements on
ground floor; 2-light casements on first floor; all windows are of mid-C20
date. Pedimented gable contains 12-sided clockface; central entrance has
a segmental pediment, fluted pilasters, entablature and 8-panelled C20 door.
The first and second bays to the left have large double doors on the ground
floor with cambered heads; in the third and fourth bays is a larger set of
double doors and to the left of these is a narrow door which has a transom
light with three glazing bars. At the centre of the roof ridge is a cupola;
octagonal base with basket-arched arcade, modillion cornice, domical lead
roof and ball finial. Interior has been remodelled. Mid-C20 wing to rear
right and late C20 single-storey addition to rear left. The building was the
original stables to Clent House, an early C18 house and the seat of the
Amphlett family, which was demolished at the beginning of the C20. (BoE, p 121).


Listing NGR: SO9211079703

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