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Ahimsa Malvern House Cottage, Leigh

Description: Ahimsa Malvern House Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 153361

OS Grid Reference: SO7823950776
OS Grid Coordinates: 378239, 250776
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1548, -2.3195

Location: A4103, Leigh, Worcestershire WR13 5HH

Locality: Leigh
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR13 5HH

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Listing Text

SO 75 SE
Leigh Sinton
Malvern House Cottage
29.7.59 or Ahimsa (formerly
listed as part of Malvern
- II
House. Possibly c1600 with C15 remains. Timber-framing with brick infill
and tile roof. Comprises a cross-wing and the truncated remains of a cruck
hall. Two storeys. Windows are C20 casements. Front gable of wing has one
window on the ground floor and two on first floor. The tie-beam is interrupted
and there are V-struts above the collar. The left-hand (east) wall of this wing
is framed in square panels. The rear gable wall has a tie-beam, collar, and
vertical struts. The west wall of the truncated hall range has exposed cruck
blades with a tie-beam, a collar interrupted by a first floor window and
blades truncated at an upper collar. Doorway to right of ground floor window.
Interior: some ceiling beams are exposed, but no further cruck trusses are

Listing NGR: SO7823950776

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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