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45 and 47, Overbury

Description: 45 and 47

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 July 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 148555

OS Grid Reference: SO9580937285
OS Grid Coordinates: 395809, 237285
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0340, -2.0625

Location: 1 School Lane, Overbury, Worcestershire GL20 7NT

Locality: Overbury
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL20 7NT

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Listing Text

SO 9437 - 9537
9/102 Nos 45 and 47

Pair of houses. 1875 and attributed to Richard Norman Shaw for Robert
Martin. Coursed dressed limestone rubble with ashlar dressings, stone tiled
roof in diminishing courses, gable-end parapets with kneelers and gabled finials
and ashlar ridge stack with four shafts and moulded capping and base. Single
storey and attic with half-dormers and chamfered plinth. Two bays. Windows are
chamfered mullioned type with casements and are of three lights with hoodmoulds
on the ground floor; gabled half-dormers have gabled finials and there is a 2-
light and a 3-light window with dripmoulds. Entrance to No 45 to the right has
a doorway with a 4-centred head and hoodmould and above it is a datestone. inscribed
"RM/1875". Similar entrance to No 47 in left gable end. Attic lights in gable ends
and loophole in apex of both gables. There is a service wing to the rear of No 45.
This building is similar in design, detail and date to Nos 48 and 49 (qv).
(Saint, A: Richard Norman Shaw, London, 1976).

Listing NGR: SO9580937285

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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