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IoE Number: 156423
Location: HILL GROVE HOUSE AT KING CHARLES I HIGH SCHOOL, CHESTER ROAD SOUTH
  KIDDERMINSTER, WYRE FOREST, WORCESTERSHIRE
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Date listed: 17 January 1980
Date of last amendment: 17 January 1980
Grade II

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In the entry for CHESTER ROAD SOUTH Hill Grove House at King 2/105 Charles I High School line 11 of Part 2 of the entry shall be amended to read "plastered bow windows". CHESTER ROAD SOUTH 1. 5250 Hill Grove House at King Charles I High School SO 87 NW 2/105 II 2. Circa 1800-20. Substantial detached former house with later, mid-c19, additions. Two storeys, red brick with symmetrical 5 bay entrance, the central 3 bays slightly advanced and pedimented. Moulded stone cornice and parapet. Stone plinth. Hipped slate roof. Plain brick chimney stacks. Revealed glazing bar sashes, thin stone cills and slightly cambered reeded stone arches with keystones. Central lst floor window with cornice and entablature on console brackets, extended down as French casement joining onto roof of coupled Tuscan column porch. Double entrance doors with glazed upper panels. Cast iron railings to roof of porch. Originally the house was of 3 bay depth, viz north side with lower service wing. The south side was extended to 7 bays in similar style circa 1860-70, with plastered low windows on ground floor, the centre lights as marginal glazed French casements.

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