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Pipstyle House, Ombersley

Description: Pipstyle House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 148065

OS Grid Reference: SO8355464699
OS Grid Coordinates: 383554, 264699
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2802, -2.2425

Location: Uphampton Lane, Droitwich WR9 0JP

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

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Listing Text


3/170 Pipstyle House


House. Late C16, mid-C18 alterations, restored mid-C20. Timber-framed,
rendered infill on sandstone rubble base, brick refacing, plain tiled
roof with parapet at west gable end, paired star-shaped brick ridge
stacks and rebuilt brick external stack at west gable end. Hall and
cross-wing plan, both of two framed bays, main ridge at right angles
to road with cross-wing at east gable end; two storeys and cellar.
Framing: some replacement timbers, four square panels from sill to
wall-plate, long straight braces in lower corners, short straight braces
in upper corners, tie-beam trusses with two collars and queen struts
in gable ends of cross-wing. Front elevation to south: C20 doors
and windows; main part has two 2-light ground floor casements and three
2-light first floor casements; double doors adjacent to cross-wing; cross-
wing has two ground and first floor rectangular lights and a rectangular
stair light. The left gable end is refaced in brick and has a plaque
dated 1766; the right side elevation of the cross-wing has a 3-light
wood mullioned cellar window. Interior: hall has stone inglenook fire-
place and cross-beamed ceiling.

Listing NGR: SO8355464699

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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