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Coombe Cottage Mercia Cottage Number 3 and Abbots Retreat, Offenham

Description: Coombe Cottage Mercia Cottage Number 3 and Abbots Retreat

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 July 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 148746

OS Grid Reference: SP0535846348
OS Grid Coordinates: 405358, 246348
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1154, -1.9232

Location: Main Street, Offenham, Worcestershire WR11 8RW

Locality: Offenham
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR11 8RW

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Listing Text

SP 0446 - SP 0546

11/142 Coombe Cottage, Mercia
Cottage, No 3 and
30.7.59 Abbots Retreat (formerly
listed as a part of Row of
7 cottages on east side)


Abbots Retreat shown as Sarnia on OS.
Cottage row. Early C18 with some mid-C20 alterations. Timber-frame with
painted brick and rendered infill on stone plinth, thatched roof. Probably
seven framed bays with stacks at junctions. One storey with attic lit by
four eyebrow dormers, ground floor 1 + 3 + 2 + 2 casements, mostly 2.-light
C20 casements. Entrances have C20 ledged and boarded doors. Abbots Retreat
and Mercia Cottage have garage doors inserted. Framing of elm, three square
panels high.

Listing NGR: SP0535846348

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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