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Walnut Thatch

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashton under Hill, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0375 / 52°2'15"N

Longitude: -2.0052 / 2°0'18"W

OS Eastings: 399738

OS Northings: 237680

OS Grid: SO997376

Mapcode National: GBR 2KP.9VH

Mapcode Global: VHB15.618V

Entry Name: Walnut Thatch

Listing Date: 30 July 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1349960

English Heritage Legacy ID: 148457

Location: Ashton under Hill, Wychavon, Worcestershire, WR11

County: Worcestershire

District: Wychavon

Civil Parish: Ashton under Hill

Built-Up Area: Ashton under Hill

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

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

ASHTON UNDER HILL CP BECKFORD ROAD (west side)
SO 9837 - 9937
11/5 22/6 Walnut Thatch
30-7-59
GV II

House. C16, altered C17, restored mid-C20. Timber-framed with rendered
infill on limestone rubble base; thatched roof, half-hipped at south end.
Limestone rubble chimney with two brick stacks to front of ridge and brick
stack at southern end of ridge. Four framed bays aligned north/south with
large chimney situated immediately north of southernmost bay. Single storey
and attic with dormers. Framing: mainly two or three panels from sill to
wall-plate, short straight braces in some upper corners, collar and tie-beam
truss visible at north end with two collars, four main struts to lower collar
and rendered above lower collar with framing painted in. East front elevation:
windows are all C20 leaded casements and of an irregular arrangement with two
3-light and three 2-light windows and also a rectangular light on the ground
floor. Above are three eyebrow dormers, one has a blocked window, one has a
2-light window, and one is very wide and has three 2-light windows (two of
which are paired). The main entrance is probably in its original situation
to right of centre and has a thatched hipped-roofed porch on timber posts and
a C20 door. Attic lights in gable ends. Interior: central former hall has
large fireplace and cross-beamed ceiling. C20 lean-to additions at rear.


Listing NGR: SO9973837680

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