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The Close

A Grade II Listed Building in Bretforton, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.0955 / 52°5'43"N

Longitude: -1.8736 / 1°52'24"W

OS Eastings: 408755

OS Northings: 244138

OS Grid: SP087441

Mapcode National: GBR 3LF.M4F

Mapcode Global: VHB0V.GLVF

Entry Name: The Close

Listing Date: 30 July 1959

Last Amended: 9 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1157674

English Heritage Legacy ID: 148626

Location: Bretforton, Wychavon, Worcestershire, WR11

County: Worcestershire

District: Wychavon

Civil Parish: Bretforton

Built-Up Area: Bretforton

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Bretforton

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

BRETFORTON CP B 4035 (north side)
SP 0844 - SP 0944

13/24 The Close (formerly listed
as Cottage SE of Manor Farm
occupied by Leslie)


House. C17 with some early C19 and mid-C20 alterations. Coursed rubble with
ashlar dressings and Cotswold stone roof. L-plan, ranges extending to west
(with gable-end stack) and south (with lateral stack). East front: two storeys
with stone coped verge to right, rebuilt in brick to left; two windows, a fixed
casement under segmental head to left and a 2-light stone mullioned window to
right. The ground floor has a 2-light casement to left and a similar mullioned
window to right. Entrance in angle between ranges through a C20 porch. Gable-
end stack has motifs, carved in relief, including a dog and a fleur-de-lys.
Interior: inglenook fireplace with two small recesses, each having a triangular
head in rear wall. The other stack has a triangular stone head to the fireplace.

Listing NGR: SP0875544138

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

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