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Oversley Grange Oversley Grange Farmhouse, Alcester

Description: Oversley Grange Oversley Grange Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 305299

OS Grid Reference: SP0943056923
OS Grid Coordinates: 409430, 256923
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2105, -1.8634

Location: Mill Lane, Alcester, Warwickshire B49 6LQ

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

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Listing Text

SPOSNE (South side)
Oversley Green
2/138 Oversley Grange and Oversley
11/12/69 Grange Farmhouse
(Formerly listed as Oversley


Farmhouse, now 2 houses. C17, with mid/late C19 additions and alterations; right
wing (Oversley Grange) refaced and largely rebuilt. Timber framed with
whitewashed brick infill and whitewashed brick additions; right wing mostly
brick, with roughcast front. Old tile roof; brick stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys;
4-window range. Front of 3 projecting gabled wings. Left wing has exposed
framing with jowled posts. C19 open porch between left and central wings. C19
half-glazed door. Catslide roof with dormer. Central and right wings have large
2-storey canted bays with fish scale tile roofs. C19 and C20 casements with
varied glazing bars throughout. Central wing has brick external stack of 2
shafts on left side. Left return side has exposed framing. C20 door and glazed
porch. C19 two-window range beyond. Ground floor windows under segmental brick
arches. Right return side has irregular fenestration. Large C17 external stack
at right corner has star shafts of thin bricks. Rear of C19 brick and irregular
fenestration. Interior: Left wing has broad-chamfered ceiling beans. Open
fireplace, altered winder stairs. Through purlin roof. Oversley Grange has broad
chamfered beams and some exposed framing on first floor.
(V.C.H.: Warwickshire, Vol,III, p.28).

Listing NGR: SP0943056923

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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