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Hinks Cottage, Ombersley

Description: Hinks Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 148060

OS Grid Reference: SO8366664765
OS Grid Coordinates: 383666, 264765
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2808, -2.2408

Location: Northampton Lane, Ombersley, Worcestershire WR9 0JP

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

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Listing Text


3/165 Hinks Cottages



House, now divided into two dwellings. Early C17 with mid-C19 and
mid-C20 alterations and additions. Timber-framed, painted brick infill,
sandstone rubble base, brick replacement walling, plain tiled roofs, group
of three star-shaped brick stacks with combined cap to main ridge and
external brick stack with offsets at west gable end. Hall and cross-wing
plan; hall part of three framed bays with chimney in east end bay forming
lobby-entry and cross-wing of two framed bays at east gable end; single
storey, attic with dormers and cellar. Framing: main part has rear wall-
frame of three square panels from sill to wall-plate with short straight
upper braces, collar-and-tie-beam truss with queen struts and V-strut
in apex at left gable end; cross-wing of four square panels from sill
to wall-plate, upper four central panels of front and right side elevations
form a decorative cross-shape; tie-beam truss in gable ends with two collars,
queen struts and V-strut in apex. Front elevation: main part has two ground
floor 2-light C20 casements with cambered heads, two gabled dormers with 2-
light casements and a multi-paned C20 door at the right end; cross-wing has
a ground floor 3-light casement with plank weathering and a moulded console
beneath, so probably originally an oriel window. Interior: main beams of
cross-wing have stepped ogee-stopped chamfers; back-to-back sandstone
inglenook fireplaces; arched doorhead retained in first floor cross-frame
of cross-wing. C20 single and two-storey rear extension.

Listing NGR: SO8366664765

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Source: English Heritage

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