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Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 148566
OS Grid Reference: SO9594637735
OS Grid Coordinates: 395946, 237735
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0380, -2.0605
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OVERBURY CP -
SO 9437 - 9537
House. C17 origins, refronted mid-C18, altered and extended 1913. Roughcast
brick (?) and plain tiled roof concealed behind tall parapets with ashlar
coping and brick ridge end stacks. Three storeys. Three bays; outer bays
have canted bay window additions which reach to full height of facade and
have 12-pane sash windows throughout. The central bay has a very tall round-
headed stair window that lights both floors and incorporates two 12-pane sashes
the upper one having a traceried head. Central entrance has a moulded flat
canopy on corbels with roundel relief moulds and a half-glazed door. To rear
right is the original Cl7 range of limestone rubble; single storey and attic
with half-dormers. Windows are all c1913 insertions and have leaded casements.
Also L-shaped 1913 addition to rear centre and left; dressed limestone rubble
with hipped plain tiled roofs, two storeys with leaded casements. Interior
has altered central open well staircase which retains some C18 turned balusters
in its lower flight. (Newton, W G: The Life and Works of Ernest Newton, London,
Listing NGR: SO9594637735
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