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Yew Tree Cottage, Himbleton

Description: Yew Tree Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 May 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 147828

OS Grid Reference: SO9567659178
OS Grid Coordinates: 395676, 259178
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2308, -2.0647

Location: Stoney Lane, Himbleton, Earls Common, Worcestershire WR9 7LD

Locality: Himbleton
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR9 7LD

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Listing Text

SO 95 NE
7/152 (19/89) Yew Tree Cottage
- II

House. C17, altered mid-C19 and restored mid-C20. Timber-framed with
rendered refacing and replacement walling, half-hipped thatched roof. Two
framed bays aligned north-east/south-west with probable former external
chimney to rear north-east end, now enclosed by later additions. Single
storey and attic with dormers. Framing: wall-plate partly visible; truncated
collar and tie-beam truss with two struts at south-west gable end.
South-west front elevation: windows are C19 metal casements; ground floor
has two 2-light windows with cambered heads, two eyebrow dormers cut into
the thatch with 2-light casements; main entrance to right side has a C20
gabled porch and, within, a ledged and battened door with a cambered head.
Brick stack to left of front ridge. Attic lights in gable ends. Interior
not inspected. A C20 single-storey addition adjoins to rear left and a
C20 extension is linked to the north-east end by a passageway.

Listing NGR: SO9567659178

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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