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Cross Hands Cottage (Opposite Malvern Road Turn)

A Grade II Listed Building in Hanley Castle, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.0811 / 52°4'51"N

Longitude: -2.238 / 2°14'16"W

OS Eastings: 383788

OS Northings: 242554

OS Grid: SO837425

Mapcode National: GBR 1HG.K0L

Mapcode Global: VH936.5Y7H

Plus Code: 9C4V3QJ6+CR

Entry Name: Cross Hands Cottage (Opposite Malvern Road Turn)

Listing Date: 25 March 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1349229

English Heritage Legacy ID: 153259

Location: Hanley Castle, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR8

County: Worcestershire

Civil Parish: Hanley Castle

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Hanley Castle with Hanley Swan

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 15/09/2020

SO 84 SW
1, Cross Hands

(Formerly listed as Cross Hands Cottage (opposite Malvern Road turn) A 440 (east side)
House. C17 with C19 additions and C20 alterations. Timber-framing with brick infill and shingle roof. T-plan. Two storeys. One-bay main range is of brick and appears to be entirely of C19 with C20 alterations. Doorway at right. The cross-wing, at the right, is of exposed timber-framing in irregular square panels. The framing of the front wall has been partly replaced in the mid-C20. It is of one bay and has long straight tension braces rising from the sill to the jowled heads of the principal posts. The exposed truss has vertical struts between tie-beam and collar, and a king strut with smaller collar above. Chimney stack projects from right-hand wall of wing.

Interior: not accessible at time of survey (May 1986) but main range said to contain no framing.

Listing NGR: SO8378842554

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