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The Close

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashton under Hill, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.0391 / 52°2'20"N

Longitude: -2.0056 / 2°0'20"W

OS Eastings: 399710

OS Northings: 237850

OS Grid: SO997378

Mapcode National: GBR 2KP.3RR

Mapcode Global: VHB15.602P

Plus Code: 9C4V2XQV+JP

Entry Name: The Close

Listing Date: 2 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1167251

English Heritage Legacy ID: 148473

Location: Ashton under Hill, Wychavon, Worcestershire, WR11

County: Worcestershire

District: Wychavon

Civil Parish: Ashton under Hill

Built-Up Area: Ashton under Hill

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

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

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SO 9837 - 9937
11/21 The Close
- II

House. Circa cl600 with mid-C19 and mid-C20 alterations. Timber-framed with
painted brick and rendered infill on limestone rubble base, painted brick
replacement walling and refacing, some limestone rubble walling and plain
tiled roof with ridge stack to south of centre and at south end. Five framed
bays aligned north/south; large brick chimney with offsets to rear of central
bay to north of which is a rear two-bay wing. Two storeys and attic with
dormers. Framing: four panels from sill to wall-plate (some panels have sub-
sidiary studding), and collar and tie-beam truss at north end with three struts
to lower collar. Rear wing has a row of rectangular panels at first floor level,
swept lower corner braces and a collar and tie-beam truss with two struts at
its west end. East front elevation: ground floor has two 3-light windows with
transoms and two cross-casements and there is a similar arrangement on the
first floor with an additional cross-casement above the entrance; two C19
gabled dormers with 2-light casements. Main entrance in central bay has a
gabled tiled porch on shaped brackets and a half-glazed door. C19 and C20
single-storey additions at rear. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO9971037850

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