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48 and 49, Overbury

Description: 48 and 49

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 148557

OS Grid Reference: SO9581837260
OS Grid Coordinates: 395818, 237260
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0337, -2.0624

Location: 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
9/104 Nos 48 and 49

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 central 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
one of three lights with hoodmoulds on the ground floors; gabled half-dormers
have gabled finials and there is a 3-light and a 2-light window with drip-
moulds. Entrance to No 49 to left has a doorway with a 4-centred head and
hoodmould. Similar entrance to No 48 at right gable end with datestone above
inscribed "RM/1875". Attic lights in gable ends and loophole in apex of both
gables. This building is similar in design, detail and date to Nos 45 and 47
(qv). (Saint, A: Richard Norman Shaw, London, 1976).

Listing NGR: SO9581837260

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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