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Tytchney Gables, Ombersley

Description: Tytchney Gables

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 June 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 148020

OS Grid Reference: SO8252665783
OS Grid Coordinates: 382526, 265783
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2899, -2.2576

Location: Boreley Lane, Ombersley, Worcestershire WR9 0HZ

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

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Listing Text


1/125 Tytchney Gables

- II

Shown on OS map as Tytchney.
House. Late C16 with mid-C19 and mid-C20 alterations and additions.
Timber-framed, rendered infill, sandstone rubble base, plain tiled roofs,
parapet at right gable end, plain tiled roofs, three brick ridge stacks
with joint cap, also rear and right end external chimneys with offsets.
Hall and cross-wing type plan; hall of two framed bays with inserted
chimney at upper end forming lobby-entry to front; two-bay cross-wing
at left gable end, its side elevation facing the road. There is a
single bay wing added to the rear gable end of the cross-wing at right
angles. Part single storey and attic, part two-storey, attic and cellar.
Framing: main range of three panels from sill to wall-plate, cross-wing
of two panels from sill to girding-beam and two above girding-beam to
wall-plate; short straight braces in upper corners of cross-wing; rear
wing has long straight braces in lower corners of first floor; collar-
and-tie-beam trusses with queen struts and V-struts in apex. Front
elevation: C20 casements throughout; main range has two 2-light ground
floor windows, two gabled dormers with 2-light windows; archway adjacent to
cross-wing into lobby with (lanking C20 doors; single storey wing at right
end with 3-light window in gable end and glazed door at left side. Cross-
wing gable end has plank weathering between storeys, scalloped bargeboards
and 2-light ground and first floor windows and an attic light. Main
entrance now at rear through outshut. Interior: main beams are stop-
chamfered. Ground floor of cross-wing has painted inscriptions within
cable surround and also Tudor rose decoration on beams, now mainly
erased. Cl7 oak panelling on first floor of cross-wing.

Listing NGR: SO8252665783

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Source: English Heritage

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