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The Hermitage

A Grade II Listed Building in Kemerton, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.0384 / 52°2'18"N

Longitude: -2.0755 / 2°4'31"W

OS Eastings: 394917

OS Northings: 237774

OS Grid: SO949377

Mapcode National: GBR 2KL.435

Mapcode Global: VH93N.Z147

Entry Name: The Hermitage

Listing Date: 21 April 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1081613

English Heritage Legacy ID: 148542

Location: Kemerton, Wychavon, Worcestershire, GL20

County: Worcestershire

District: Wychavon

Civil Parish: Kemerton

Built-Up Area: Kemerton

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Kemerton St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 9437 - 9537
9/89 21/122 The Hermitage
- II

Shown on OS Map as The Cottage/The Hermitage.
Row of three or four houses, now one dwelling. Probably late C17, extended
c1800 with late C20 alterations. Coursed limestone rubble and thatched roof,
half-hipped at west end, with a brick ridge stack and a C20 rubble stack to
south of ridge. Five bays aligned east/west (the two east bays and the west
end bay are c1800 additions). Single storey and attic with dormers. South
front elevation: windows are mainly C20 casements. There are two 2-light
windows, two rectangular lights and a 3-light C19 casement on the ground floor
and five eyebrow dormers, two with 2-light windows, two with 3-light windows
and one with a C19 single-light window. One ground floor window has been
replaced with a pair of C20 glazed doors. The main entrance is presently at
the east gable end and has a flat canopy on brackets and a C20 stable door.
The attic window above the entrance is a 2-light chamfered mullioned window
and has a hoodmould with returns. The north elevation facing the road has
a central 2-light casement with an eyebrow dormer and 2-light casement above.
Interior: there is said to be some internal timber-framing.

Listing NGR: SO9491737774

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

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