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Gardens House, Overbury

Description: Gardens House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 148562

OS Grid Reference: SO9563137375
OS Grid Coordinates: 395631, 237375
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0348, -2.0651

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

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

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Listing Text

SO 9437 - 9537
9/109 Gardens House

House. Late C18, altered mid-C19 and in c1908 by Ernest Newton for Richard
Biddulph Martin; further alterations of mid-C20. Coursed limestone rubble
and slate roof with gable-end parapets and ridge end ashlar stacks with
moulded cappings. Two storeys and attic with dormers. Three bays; outer
bays have canted bay windows to the two main storeys which have central
12-pane sashes and 8-pane side sashes. There is a 12-pane sash on the first
floor of the central bay. Above the outer bays is a hipped-roofed dormer,
each having a 3-light leaded casement and probably added by Newton. The
central entrance has a flat canopy on shaped brackets and a 6-panelled door,
two panels of which are raised and fielded and two are glazed. There is a 2-
light ground floor casement in the north gable end facing the main road. The
rear west elevation was altered in the mid-C20.

Listing NGR: SO9563137375

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Source: English Heritage

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