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Uphampton Cottage, Ombersley

Description: Uphampton Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 March 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 148067

OS Grid Reference: SO8358564439
OS Grid Coordinates: 383585, 264439
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2779, -2.2420

Location: Ombersley, Worcestershire WR9 0JR

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

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Listing Text


3/172 Uphampton Cottage


House divided into cottages, now single dwelling. Early Cl7, altered
mid-C19 and restored late C20. Timber-framed, partly repaired and
replaced with rendered infill, plain tiled roof with pair of star-shaped
brick chimney stacks to main ridge. Four framed bays including chimney
bay; single storey, attic with dormers and cellar. Framing: three panels
from sill to wall-plate, collar-and-tie-beam trusses with queen struts
and V-struts in apex. Front elevation: doors and windows all of C20
date; three 2-light casements, a rectangular light, a 2-light casement
to stair landing immediately below eaves level and a pair of 2-light
casements; four gabled dormers all have 2-light casements; entrances at
centre and left end bay both have lean-to porches, the left side one is
supported on brackets and the other on uprights. Attic lights in gable
ends. Interior: roof at right end has some C19 timber including a board
ridge; two rows of trenched purlins and intermediate collar-and-tie-beam
trusses with queen struts; back-to-back inglenook fireplaces, winder
staircase to rear of chimney; cellar beneath right end bay with access
through floor. C20 lean-to brick extension at left gable end.

Listing NGR: SO8358564439

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Source: English Heritage

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