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Description: Ash Grove
Date Listed: 28 October 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 260569
OS Grid Reference: SJ5694539832
OS Grid Coordinates: 356945, 339832
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9541, -2.6423
WHITCHURCH RURAL C.P. ASH MAGNA
SJ 53 NE
5/18 Ash Grove
House. Mid-to late C17, altered and extended in the early C19 and further
enlarged in the late C19. Pebbledashed brick with timber framed core.
Slate roofs. C17 two-bay range with parallel early C19 range to north-west,
addition to north-east,and further additions to south-east. C17 range
of 2 storeys and gable-lit attic with 3-storey early C19 range and 2-
storey additions to rear. North-west front: overhanging eaves. Rend-
ered brick end stacks, C17 range with integral lateral brick stack, and
rear wings with integral brick lateral and end stacks. 3 bays; glazing
bar sashes with painted stone cills and lintels; French casements to
first floor. Pair of ground-floor canted bays. Full-width first-
floor balcony consisting of square-section lattic wooden posts around
cast-iron columns, with lattic spandrels, moulded cornice and cast-iron
balustrade consisting of intersecting ellipses; central part projecting
as porch. Central 4-panelled door (lower beaded flush and upper glazed)
with fluted impost band, rectangular overlight with lattice glazing bars,
panelled reveals and soffit, and architrave with raised lattice work.
Interior: central range has pairs of C17 ovolo-moulded ceiling beams
with ogee stops and central ground-floor chamfered wall plate with ogee
stops. C19 Jacobean-style fireplace overmantel.
Listing NGR: SJ5694539832
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Source: English Heritage
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