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Hollies Cottage, Ombersley

Description: Hollies Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 147975

OS Grid Reference: SO8208465264
OS Grid Coordinates: 382084, 265264
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2852, -2.2640

Location: Boreley Lane, Ombersley, Worcestershire WR9 0HX

Locality: Ombersley
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR9 0HX

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Listing Text


1/80 Hollies Cottage


- II

House. C15, altered and extended mid-C20. Timber-framed, painted brick
and rendered infill, brick replacement walling, tall sandstone rubble
plinth, half-hipped to return, plain tiled roof, rebuilt brick stack to
ridge. Former cruck hall house of which probably three framed bays
survive with inserted chimney in through-passageway; single storey, attic
with dormers and cellar. Framing: full cruck truss survives in right
gable end, mainly two irregularly sized panels from sill to wall-plate.
Front elevation: three square casements, a large multi-paned casement,
and two gabled dormers with 2-light casements. Interior not inspected.
At the right side of the front elevation is probably a former door (see
shaped doorhead). Also at rear left is a pair of blocked narrow rectangular
openings with semi-circular arched heads. A C20 single storey hipped roof
extension adjoins the right gable end. A large C20 two-storey addition
adjoins the left gable end, forming an L-plan and in which the present
main entrance is situated.

Listing NGR: SO8208465264

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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