Description: High Trees
Date Listed: 20 October 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 155633
OS Grid Reference: SO5679234634
OS Grid Coordinates: 356792, 234634
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0085, -2.6309
HOLME LACY CP -
SO 53 SE
6/36 High Trees
Vicarage, now house. C17 with later alterations. Moulded sandstone
plinth and brick with Welsh slate and tiled roofs. Brick stacks,
rectangular plan aligned north-west/south-east with central projection
above former entrance. Ground floor has early C19 glazing bar sashes with
box shutters to each side of C20 window set in late C18 or early C19
doorcase with architrave and guttae. First floor has early C19 central
glazing bar sash flanked by two fixed-light C20 windows with glazing bars.
Second floor has central C29 glazing bar sash and two undivided C20 plate
glass windows. Gabled dormers each have segmentally headed early C19 sash.
Two brick plat bands divide the bottom three storeys. Window heads have
gauged bricks. Outline of blocked window opening to each side of central
projection. West elevation has two large stacks with applied pilasters.
North elevation has 2-light mullioned and transomed windows. Attached to
the south is a four-bay late C18 outbuilding with a tiled roof. Interior
has ledged C17 door to attic and mullioned and transomed 2-light windows,
blocked externally, to north and south gables. The C18 outbuilding has
trusses with collars carrying V-struts. (RCHM, Vol I, p 150-1).
Listing NGR: SO5679234638
Source: English Heritage
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