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Orleton Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Stanford with Orleton, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2998 / 52°17'59"N

Longitude: -2.4374 / 2°26'14"W

OS Eastings: 370268

OS Northings: 266943

OS Grid: SO702669

Mapcode National: GBR BY.X8MZ

Mapcode Global: VH84N.PGSB

Entry Name: Orleton Court

Listing Date: 6 October 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1082099

English Heritage Legacy ID: 149373

Location: Stanford with Orleton, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR6

County: Worcestershire

District: Malvern Hills

Civil Parish: Stanford with Orleton

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Teme Valley South

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

STANFORD WITH ORLETON CP ORLETON
SO 76 NW

6/180 Orleton Court

6.10.52

GV II


Farmhouse. Mid-C18 remodelling of C17 or earlier structure. Brick with
hipped plain tiled roofs and large brick stacks. H-plan. Two storeys,
attic with dormers and cellar; dentilled eaves cornice. Windows have
gauged flat heads, moulded architraves and,are mainly 12-pane sashes.
South-west entrance front: 1:3:1 bays; central part has two ground and
three first floor windows; two gabled dormers with 6-pane sashes; central
entrance has moulded flat-canopy on shaped brackets and a half-glazed
door. Projecting single-bay wings have a cellar door and window; ground
floor window of left wing and first floor window of right wing are blind.
South-east front: five bays; central bay breaks forward slightly and is
pedimented; it has a tripartite first floor sash window and the entrance
beneath has an open pediment, moulded architrave and half-glazed door.
Interior: central ground floor room was hall of earlier building and has
broach stop-chamfered ceiling and large fireplace. Small room to rear
of former hall has raised and fielded panelling. South wing retains open
well staircase in central part with turned balusters, columnar newels and
moulded handrail. Deeply moulded cornice to stair hall and flanking ground
floor rooms. Room to south-west has large elaborate fireplace with engaged
Doric columns. Ironing stove in first floor room at rear. Part of the
Winnington Estate. (VCH 4, p 266; BOE p 23).


Listing NGR: SO7026866943

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