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Laundry Cottage and the Old Laundry, Overbury

Description: Laundry Cottage and the Old Laundry

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 148564

OS Grid Reference: SO9581637504
OS Grid Coordinates: 395816, 237504
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0359, -2.0624

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

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

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Listing Text

SO 9437 - 9537
9/111 Laundry Cottage and
The Old Laundry

House, converted to laundry, now divided into two houses. Circa 1900
remodelling of mid-C18 building with mid-C20 alterations. Coursed lime-
stone rubble with ashlar dressings, machine-tiled roofs with gable-end
parapets and ashlar ridge end stacks; stacks have moulded cappings and
east end stack has two large square shafts. Two storeys. One plus three
bays. Windows are all leaded casements. North elevation: single-bay part
has a 3-light windows on both floors and the main entrance to the right has
a gabled rustic timber porch and a ledged and battened door. The three-bay
part is lower in height and has a 2-light and a 3-light window with cambered
heads on the ground floor, a central first floor 2-light window and central
entrance with a flat moulded canopy on shaped brackets and a half-glazed door.
There is a single-storey wing to the rear of the single-bay part. The building
is prominently situated adjacent to the Village Hall (qv). Included for group

Listing NGR: SO9582137504

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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