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Latitude: 52.0393 / 52°2'21"N
Longitude: -2.0572 / 2°3'25"W
OS Eastings: 396173
OS Northings: 237875
OS Grid: SO961378
Mapcode National: GBR 2KM.2QL
Mapcode Global: VHB14.909J
Entry Name: Yew Tree House
Listing Date: 2 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1081591
English Heritage Legacy ID: 148592
Location: Overbury, Wychavon, Worcestershire, GL20
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
OVERBURY CP PIGEON LANE (south side)
SO 9637 - 9737
10/139 No 34 (Yew Tree House)
House. 1905 by Ernest Newton for Richard Biddulph Martin. Coursed lime-
stone rubble and stone tiled roof laid in diminishing courses, gableted at
west end and with large ridge end stacks. Single storey and attic with
half-dormers. Three bays. Windows are all leaded casements. There are
two 2-light windows and a single-light window on the ground floor, all have
wedge lintels, and a central gabled half-dormer with a 2-light window. The
central entrance has a gabled rustic timber porch and a half-glazed door
with a wedge lintel. The front north-east corner of the building has the
lower angle chamfered back (as if to provide room for vehicle access) with
the upper part corbelled out flush with the main wall surfaces. On this
chamfered section of the wall is inscribed "YEW TREE COTTAGE/ AD 1905".
There is a lean-to addition at the west end with a 2-light window in its
front elevtion. (Newton, W G: The Life and Work of Ernest Newton, London,
Listing NGR: SO9617337875
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