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Western House

A Grade II Listed Building in Pershore, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.1091 / 52°6'32"N

Longitude: -2.0736 / 2°4'24"W

OS Eastings: 395056

OS Northings: 245647

OS Grid: SO950456

Mapcode National: GBR 2JM.QKB

Mapcode Global: VHB0R.07MZ

Plus Code: 9C4V4W5G+MH

Entry Name: Western House

Listing Date: 11 February 1965

Last Amended: 30 March 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386924

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474338

Location: Pershore, Wychavon, Worcestershire, WR10

County: Worcestershire

Civil Parish: Pershore

Built-Up Area: Pershore

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Pershore

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text


648-1/5/16 (East side)
11/02/65 No.19
Western House
(Formerly Listed as:
(East side)
Western House)


House. c1800, refaced 1825. Red brick in Flemish bond with
painted stone dressings. Renewed plain tile roof,hipped at
rear, with moulded painted eaves cornice and two brick end
stacks, ashlar coping to right gable.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and cellar; 3-window range of 8/8 sashes
to 1st and ground floors, 4/12 sashes above, all with painted
channelled voussoirs, keystones and sill bands.
Doorcase to left of centre has 3/4 Tuscan columns, open
pediment, decorative fanlight, 6-panel door, 2 stone steps
with nosings, and iron scraper.
Elliptical-arched carriage entrance further left has rendered
roll-moulded surround with imposts and double 12-panel doors.
Moulded painted plinth with cellar grille. Date-plaque "ID
1825" records refacing.
Side elevation: partly of brick in English garden wall bond
and partly stuccoed, with dentilled eaves; 3 side-doors; one
Gothick window; stone voussoirs and keystones over sash
windows; rear wings of 3,2 and 1 storeys.
Rear elevation has full-length 20-pane sash to ground floor.
INTERIOR: many early-C19 features including shutters,
fireplaces, doors, floorboards, staircase and plaster
HISTORICAL NOTE: documents record clearance of site 1799.

Listing NGR: SO9505645647

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

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