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Latitude: 52.3006 / 52°18'2"N
Longitude: -2.4482 / 2°26'53"W
OS Eastings: 369531
OS Northings: 267038
OS Grid: SO695670
Mapcode National: GBR BY.X011
Mapcode Global: VH84N.JF2P
Entry Name: Orleton House and the Cottage
Listing Date: 30 April 2001
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1246333
English Heritage Legacy ID: 487311
Location: Stanford with Orleton, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR6
District: Malvern Hills
Civil Parish: Stanford with Orleton
Traditional County: Worcestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire
Church of England Parish: Teme Valley South
Church of England Diocese: Worcester
STANFORD WITH ORLETON
SO66NE STANFORD BRIDGE
1087/5/10007 Orleton House and The Cottage
House and service range. Dated 1858; with circa C17 core to house. Red brick with blue brick diapering and quoins and stone dressings. Clay plain tile roof with shaped gables with obelisk finials. Brick stacks with thin shafts, corbelled brick caps and louvred yellow clay pots.
PLAN: Double-depth plan with central entrance leading to central stairhall; service rooms to rear left [west].; detached former service range to right [N].
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, attic and cellar. Asymmetrical 1:2 bay NE front, gabled projection on left with 2-storey canted bay, two windows on right with shaped gable dormers above; 2-, 3-, and 4-light stone mullion-transom windows with iron casements. Left-hand SE return, two gables projecting on left and centre, the left with 2-storey canted bay, narrow recess between with dated shield between ground and first floor windows. South west elevation, gabled on left and with lateral stack on right. North west elevation facing courtyard, gabled left and right and with pyramidal roof over servants' stair tower with bellcote above with weathervane. Detached service range to left [N] of front: 2 storeys, 3:3 bay front with octagonal pavilion on right with 4-centred arch doorway, 2-light stone mulliom windows with iron casements; earlier brickwork at rear.
INTERIOR: High quality oak joinery, including panelled doors and an open-well staircase with turned balusters and panelled newels with onion finials. Moulded ceiling cornices, chimneypieces and newel, back staircase. Brick fireplace and some earlier chamfered first and second floor beams in north corner of house. Brick vaulted cellars.
Listing NGR: SO6953167038
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