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1, Church Row

A Grade II Listed Building in Overbury, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0353 / 52°2'6"N

Longitude: -2.0634 / 2°3'48"W

OS Eastings: 395744

OS Northings: 237429

OS Grid: SO957374

Mapcode National: GBR 2KM.75C

Mapcode Global: VHB14.53ZL

Entry Name: 1, Church Row

Listing Date: 2 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1081589

English Heritage Legacy ID: 148588

Location: Overbury, Wychavon, Worcestershire, GL20

County: Worcestershire

District: Wychavon

Civil Parish: Overbury

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Overbury with Teddington, Alstone and Little Washbourne with Beckford and Ashton-under-Hill

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

OVERBURY CP CHURCH ROW (south side)
SO 9437 - 9537
9/135 No 1
GV II

Lodge to Overbury Court, now house. C18 or earlier origins, rebuilt and
extended 1877-8 by Richard Norman Shaw for Robert Martin and further extended
in c1940. Coursed limestone rubble and some decorative timber-framing with
roughcast infill; plain tiled roof with gable-end parapets and ashlar ridge
end stacks. Two storeys and attic with dormers; first floor of north front
elevation is jettied on a moulded bressummer with close-set studding and
a swept brace in the left lower corner. Three bays. Windows all have leaded
casements. Ground floor has a 3-light, a 2-light and a 5-light chamfered stone
mullioned window. On the first floor is a 4-light, a 3-light and a 5-light
window-and there are two gabled dormers with moulded bargeboards and 4-light
windows. At the west end is a single-storey hipped roofed addition which
has a chamfered plinth and, in its north side, a doorway with moulded jambs
and cambered head, a door with strap hinges, and a 2-light and a 4-light window
at its west end. Its west side elevation faces the Church of St Faith (qv) and
has two first floor windows of three lights and two lights and a lean-to porch
on shaped brackets above a door with flanking leaded lights which now forms
the main entrance. A c1940 single-storey wing adjoins to the south. Interior
retains its c1877-8 slate and cast iron fireplaces. (Saint, A: Richard Norman
Shaw, london, 1976).


Listing NGR: SO9574837428

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