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Orleton Court, Stanford with Orleton

Description: Orleton Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 149373

OS Grid Reference: SO7026866943
OS Grid Coordinates: 370268, 266943
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2998, -2.4374

Location: Stanford with Orleton, Worcestershire WR6 6SU

Locality: Stanford with Orleton
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR6 6SU

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Listing Text

SO 76 NW

6/180 Orleton Court



Farmhouse. Mid-C18 remodelling of C17 or earlier structure. Brick with
hipped plain tiled roofs and large brick stacks. H-plan. Two storeys,
attic with dormers and cellar; dentilled eaves cornice. Windows have
gauged flat heads, moulded architraves and,are mainly 12-pane sashes.
South-west entrance front: 1:3:1 bays; central part has two ground and
three first floor windows; two gabled dormers with 6-pane sashes; central
entrance has moulded flat-canopy on shaped brackets and a half-glazed
door. Projecting single-bay wings have a cellar door and window; ground
floor window of left wing and first floor window of right wing are blind.
South-east front: five bays; central bay breaks forward slightly and is
pedimented; it has a tripartite first floor sash window and the entrance
beneath has an open pediment, moulded architrave and half-glazed door.
Interior: central ground floor room was hall of earlier building and has
broach stop-chamfered ceiling and large fireplace. Small room to rear
of former hall has raised and fielded panelling. South wing retains open
well staircase in central part with turned balusters, columnar newels and
moulded handrail. Deeply moulded cornice to stair hall and flanking ground
floor rooms. Room to south-west has large elaborate fireplace with engaged
Doric columns. Ironing stove in first floor room at rear. Part of the
Winnington Estate. (VCH 4, p 266; BOE p 23).

Listing NGR: SO7026866943

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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