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Baron Villa

A Grade II Listed Building in Overbury, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.0344 / 52°2'3"N

Longitude: -2.0643 / 2°3'51"W

OS Eastings: 395682

OS Northings: 237335

OS Grid: SO956373

Mapcode National: GBR 2KM.DWL

Mapcode Global: VHB14.54J8

Entry Name: Baron Villa

Listing Date: 2 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1349979

English Heritage Legacy ID: 148559

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

SO 9437 - 9537
9/106 Baron Villa
- II

House. Late C18, altered c1905 by Ernest Newton for Richard Biddulph Martin.
Coursed limestone rubble with ashlar dressings; plain tiled roof with gable-
end parapets. Large ashlar ridge stack to east of centre, also west end ridge
stack with two shafts and moulded capping. Two storeys and attic with dormers.
One plus three bays. Three-bay part has 16-pane sashes with moulded architraves
on both floors, a C20 gabled dormer with a 2-light casement and a central
entrance which has a wide open pediment on engaged Doric columns, a door with
six raised and fielded panels and a transom light with three glazing bars.
The left bay has a hipped-roofed two-storey wing with a 2-light casement on
both floors and a 5-light casement on the first floor in the angle with the
main part. Attic light at east gable end. A single-storey wing adjoins the
east side elevation and has a 2-light casement with a cambered head in its
east gable end. (Newton, W G: The Life and Works of Ernest Newton, London, 1925).

Listing NGR: SO9568437335

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