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Description: Game Larder About 50 Yards North-East of Overbury Court
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 148573
OS Grid Reference: SO9571437497
OS Grid Coordinates: 395714, 237497
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0359, -2.0639
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OVERBURY CP -
SO 9437 - 9537
9/120 Game larder about 50 yards
Game larder. Circa 1900 and probably by Richard Norman Shaw. Limestone ashlar.
Stone tiled roof laid in diminishing courses and with overhanging eaves supported
at each gable end on corbels. Small rectangular plan. Single storey with
chamfered plinth. Side elevations are of two bays and have 3-light windows
with transoms; the windows are unglazed and the north windows have wire mesh
infill whilst the south windows are louvred. The east gable end has two 2-
light windows whilst the west gable end has one 2-light window and a door with
a moulded architrave. At both gable ends the windows have wire mesh infill
and the gable apex above is louvred. At the centre of the roof ridge is a
large hipped-roofed rectangular lantern with two louvred panels at each side.
This small building is prominently situated adjacent to the present main
entrance to Overbury Court (qv) and to the coach-house (qv).
Listing NGR: SO9571837497
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Source: English Heritage
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