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Orchard House, Little Rissington

Description: Orchard House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 130971

OS Grid Reference: SP1919719779
OS Grid Coordinates: 419197, 219779
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8763, -1.7225

Location: Manor Farm, Little Rissington, Gloucestershire GL54 2ND

Locality: Little Rissington
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 2ND

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Listing Text

SP 1819-1919
8/240 Orchard House
(formerly listed as St. Aldwyn's)
Detached house. Late C17-early C18. Coursed squared and dressed
limestone in alternate bands of orange and cream coloured stone
with dressed stone quoins. Stone slate roof, artificial stone
slate to the extension at rear. Ashlar stacks. 'T'-shaped plan.
Two storeys and attic. Symmetrical three-windowed facade lit by 2
and 3-light double-chamfered stone-mullioned casements with stopped
hoods, three 2-light C20 raking dormers with leaded roofs and
sides. Stone-mullioned casements at rear and to gable ends.
Central C19 six-panelled doorway within a flat-chamfered basket-
headed dressed stone surround with a keystone, imposts and stopped
hood. Saddleback coping with moulded kneelers. Axial stacks
placed symmetrically towards the centre of the ridge, with moulded
cappings and skirtings. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP1919719779

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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