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Park Cottages, Ombersley

Description: Park Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 148097

OS Grid Reference: SO8451563414
OS Grid Coordinates: 384515, 263414
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2687, -2.2283

Location: Church Lane, Ombersley, Worcestershire WR9 0EP

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

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Listing Text


9/201 Nos 4 and 5 (consec)
Park Cottages



Terrace of three houses. Mid-C19. Timber-framed, painted,brick infill,
plain tiled roof banded with fishscale tiles, external gable end brick
chimneys with offsets and three star-shaped shafts and combined cap having
oversailing lower courses; also two rear external chimneys with paired
brick shafts. Single storey and attic with dormers. 2:1:2 bays, central
bay is gabled with a finial -and also jettied and supported on corner posts.
Framing: decorative arrangement of large, braced rectangular panels to
front outer bays; central front bay and gable ends of small rectangular
panels; gable end collar-and-tie-beam trusses with queen struts, V-strut
in apex; central front gable has a tie-beam truss with queen struts.
Front elevation: symmetrical fenestration; outer bays have a 3-light and
a 2-light casement projecting slightly on shaped brackets with tiled
weatherings and, above, two gabled dormers with finial and 2-light case-
ment; central bay has a ledged and battened door flanked by 2-light case-
ments and a 3-light casement in the gable above. Gabled timber-framed
and balustered porches with ledged and battened door at each gable end
with attic light. Interior not inspected. Mid-C20 outshut at rear.
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SO8451563414

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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