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Acton Manor, Ombersley

Description: Acton Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 December 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 147969

OS Grid Reference: SO8477967513
OS Grid Coordinates: 384779, 267513
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3055, -2.2246

Location: Acton Small Holdings, Ombersley, Worcestershire DY13 9TF

Locality: Ombersley
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: DY13 9TF

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Listing Text


Acton Manor


House. c1600, restored mid-C20. Timber-framed, painted brick infill,
plain tiled roofs, two large external sandstone stacks at rear centre
and rear left wing with paired, star-shaped brick shafts, also external
brick stacks to right side elevation. H-shaped plan; hall of two
framed bays with two framed bay right cross-wing and left wing of three
framed bays, the rear end bay of which appears to have been partly rebuilt
in brick, encasing former external stack; two storeys. Framing four
square panels from sill to wall-plate, short straight braces in upper
corners, collar-and-tie-beam trusses with queen struts and V-struts
in apex. Front elevation: C20 windows and doors; central part has a
large, gabled half-dormer with 4-light casement and on ground floor two
2-light casements either side of central door; left cross-wing gable end
has three 2-light casements on both floors; right cross-wing gable end
has a ground floor 4-light casement and three first floor 2-light case-
ments. Interior: hall has cross-beamed ceiling and arched doorhead
retained in rear wall at right side, probably from former through-

Listing NGR: SO8477967513

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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