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The Thatched Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Ombersley, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.2722 / 52°16'19"N

Longitude: -2.2286 / 2°13'43"W

OS Eastings: 384496

OS Northings: 263809

OS Grid: SO844638

Mapcode National: GBR 1F5.FCP

Mapcode Global: VH92F.B45Y

Entry Name: The Thatched Cottage

Listing Date: 14 March 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1081160

English Heritage Legacy ID: 148025

Location: Ombersley, Wychavon, Worcestershire, WR9

County: Worcestershire

District: Wychavon

Civil Parish: Ombersley

Built-Up Area: Ombersley

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Ombersley

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

SO 8463 OMBERSLEY CP MAIN ROAD (east side)

9/130 The Thatched Cottage


House. C15, possibly altered late C16 or early Cl7 with mid-C19 and mid-
C2O alterations and additions. Timber-framed, painted brick and rendered
infill on sandstone rubble and brick base; thatched roofs; very large
external brick stack with tiled offsets at rear, also left side elevation
external brick stack. Main part of two framed bays with two-framed-bay
cross-wing at left gable end; part single storey and attic with dormers,
part two storey. Framing: main part cruck-framed, full cruck truss, with
alterations to upper right blade, visible in right gable end; irregular
panels, mainly three/four from sill to wall-plate; cross-wing has four
square panels from sill to wall-plate, swept braces in left side elevation
and collar-and-tie-beam trusses with queen struts. Front elevation: main
part has an oriel window on two shaped brackets and an eyebrow dormer with
2-light casement; cross-wing gable end has a ground and first floor 3-light
casement. Attic lights at right gable end. Main entrance at rear adjacent
to cross-wing and has a lean-to porch and C20 glazed door. Interior: three
cruck frames visible and some swept wind-braces; main beams are stop-
chamfered; large rear chimney has paired inglenook fireplaces heating separate
bays. At rear of cross-wing is a two-storey thatched extension.

Listing NGR: SO8449663809

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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