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The Orchards

A Grade II Listed Building in Maisemore, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8898 / 51°53'23"N

Longitude: -2.2712 / 2°16'16"W

OS Eastings: 381432

OS Northings: 221280

OS Grid: SO814212

Mapcode National: GBR 0JF.GM5

Mapcode Global: VH944.LR5N

Entry Name: The Orchards

Listing Date: 26 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1091379

English Heritage Legacy ID: 134361

Location: Maisemore, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL2

County: Gloucestershire

District: Tewkesbury

Civil Parish: Maisemore

Built-Up Area: Maisemore

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Maisemore St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 8021-8121
(north side)
8/70 The Orchards
Shown as The Ship House on O.S. map. Former inn, now house.
Probably mid-late C18, altered early C19. Flemish bond brickwork,
slate roof: tiled to wing. Three windows wide, 2 1/2 storeys above
basement, 2 rooms deep; 1 1/2 storey wing on right. Nine panel front
door in centre, top 3 glazed, flat hood over, whole up 11 stone
steps to quarter landing, lowest 7 wider, simple iron handrail.
Either side single-storey canted bay, sash windows, hipped lead
roof. Below right bay double boarded doors to cellar, with glass
pane in upper half of each. First floor 3 sash windows, cambered
brick arches. Dentil eaves, M roof with small valley. External
chimney on front ridge on right, larger on left, with rendered
offsets at first floor level: smaller chimney on rear gable.
Between, 3-light casement window to loft, iron opening light. Set
back on right low wing, 2 boarded doors with cambered brick arches,
2-light casement with similar head between, boarded door in gabled
dormer over. Wing returns towards road, partly altered to form
garage. Occupies prominent position in road.

Listing NGR: SO8143221280

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