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Yew Tree Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Gretton, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.972 / 51°58'19"N

Longitude: -1.9886 / 1°59'18"W

OS Eastings: 400879

OS Northings: 230386

OS Grid: SP008303

Mapcode National: GBR 2LH.81W

Mapcode Global: VHB1C.HP2N

Entry Name: Yew Tree Cottage

Listing Date: 4 July 1960

Last Amended: 31 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1091484

English Heritage Legacy ID: 134094

Location: Gretton, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL54

County: Gloucestershire

District: Tewkesbury

Civil Parish: Gretton

Built-Up Area: Gretton

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Winchcombe St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

(north side)
Yew Tree Cottage
(formerly listed as
Cottage next and SW
of Tower Cottage)


Small detached cottage. Probably C17. Timber framed, some coursed lime-
stone, gable to road in brick. Thatched roof in two levels with cut stone
stack at junction but 7-course brick top stage, half-hip to road. 2 storeys
1-windowed to road, 3-light casements under wood lintols, main front, right
return has 4 casements continuous in main framing over 2+4+2-light casements
far gable timber-framed with wattle and daub, small fixed light to roof
space, over 2-light casement, then C20 one-storey extension. Late C20
porch and door on west front. Interior includes large bressummer fire
opening. This was probably a labourer's cottage at the heart of the
original village; associated with the old church, now represented only by
its tower (qv).

Listing NGR: SP0087930386

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

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