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Hermitage, Priors Marston

Description: Hermitage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 305715

OS Grid Reference: SP4910857718
OS Grid Coordinates: 449108, 257718
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2155, -1.2826

Location: Vicarage Lane, Priors Marston, Warwickshire CV47 7RT

Locality: Priors Marston
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV47 7RT

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Listing Text

SP4957 (South side)
13/139 Hermitage

- II

House. 1618; altered early C19; mid C20 additions and alterations. Coursed
squared ironstone. C20 tile roofs; stone stacks with splayed string courses and
moulded cornices. L-plan, with cross-wing on right. 2 storeys and attic;
2-window range. Entrance front has mid C20 porch with ribbed Tudor arch door and
doorway. Angle projection. Stone mullioned windows, with hood moulds, mostly
C20, throughout, of 4 lights to left, and 2 to right; first floor has 3-lights
and one-light above porch. C20 box roof dormer. Cross wing has much restored
single light, and 2 small chamfered lights on first floor. Left return side of
wing has restored 3-light mullioned window,and mid C20 two-light window above.
Right return side is 2-window range. 16-pane sashes with painted wood lintels.
Mid C20 box roof dormers have leaded casements. To rear: cross-wing has restored
4,3, and 2-light ovolo-moulded mullioned windows. Datestone inscribed R.H. C20
additions. Interior: room in cross-wing has large open fireplace with chamfered
bressumer. Stepped stop broad-chamfered ceiling beams. Room to left has moulded
ceiling beam. Kitchen has broad-chamfered beam. Bedrooms have ogee-chamfered
beams. One bedroom has chamfered Tudor arch stone fireplace. C18 moulded
2-panelled door.

Listing NGR: SP4910857718

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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