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Manor Cottages, Snowshill

Description: Manor Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 134824

OS Grid Reference: SP0969133791
OS Grid Coordinates: 409691, 233791
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0025, -1.8602

Location: Snowshill, Gloucestershire WR12 7JU

Locality: Snowshill
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR12 7JU

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Listing Text

SP 0833-0933
12/43 Nos 1-3 (consecutive) Manor
Cottages (formerly listed as
4.7.60 Snowshill Manor Cottages)
Three attached cottages, partly subdivided. C17, C18, part
enlarged C19, altered mid-late C20. Roughly squared; coursed
stone, thinner courses with large quoins at left end, stone slate
roof. Continuous range, one room deep, slight rear wings at right
end, 10 windows long, 1 1/2 storeys, one window section to right of
centre raised to 2 storeys. Apart from mullioned window all
windows in first section mid-late C20. At left end, boarded door,
2-piece stone lintel, cantilevered over opening. To right 2-light
metal window, leaded lights, similar lintel; vertical joint in
stonework. Three-light casement window, timber lintel; 2-light
mullioned window; boarded door and 2-light casement window, both
with timber lintels. Above 5 gabled dormers, each with 2-light
casements, left 2 with earlier metal opening lights and leaded
lights. Ashlar chimney with moulded cap on ridge above vertical
joint, further chimney behind second dormer. To right 2-storey
block, boarded stable door with deep stone lintel, small pane
Yorkshire-sliding sash, timber lintel. Above eaves raised, 2-light
metal casement, half-hipped roof, chimney against gable on right.
To right range original height: Yorkshire-sliding sash, timber
lintel, small-pane window under deep stone lintel, replacing
doorway; boarded door to right with timber lintel, 2-light, C20
wooden casement, small panes, deep stone lintel; sill originally
lower. Four-light mullion window with hoodmould, with original
iron casements; boarded door under lean-to wooden porch, boarded
and trellis sides; 2-light mullioned window. Above, 4-gabled
dormers, each with 2-light mid-late C20 metal casements. Chimney
with moulded cap on ridge at right of first dormer, further
diagonally-set chimney at rear to right. First section had only 2
dormers originally: roof has been raised to end bay. Forms group
with No 4 Manor Cottages and Snowshill Manor (q.v.).
(Photographs at N.M.R.)

Listing NGR: SP0969133791

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Source: English Heritage

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