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Oversley Hill Farmhouse, Alcester

Description: Oversley Hill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 305278

OS Grid Reference: SP0943157047
OS Grid Coordinates: 409431, 257047
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2116, -1.8634

Location: 2 Kensall Cottages, Oversley Green B49 6LR

Locality: Alcester
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: B49 6LR

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Listing Text

3/118 Oversley Hill Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. C16/early C17; altered and heightened mid C19. Timber framed with
lath and plaster or brick infill, rough rendered; lias ashlar base. C20 tile
roof; lias stacks with brick shafts. Double depth plan. 3 storeys; 2-window
range. Central mid C19 porch has half-glazed door with glazing bars in moulded
wood surround. C19 wood and iron 3-light casements with glazing bars; ground
floor has wood mullioned and transomed windows. First floor jettied on simple
brackets. Left and right return sides have massive stacks with moulded cornice
and square shafts with square and V-shaped pilaster strips; tops rebuilt. Rear
also jettied. Two unequal gables. Irregular fenestration. Interior: Some exposed
framing and chamfered ceiling beams. Winder stairs. C17 eight-panelled and 3
plank doors, and early C18 two-panelled doors. Attics with composition floor.
Original roof trusses still visible.

Listing NGR: SP0943157047

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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