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Garden House and Alcove Seat Immediately North at Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Stourport-on-Severn, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.3371 / 52°20'13"N

Longitude: -2.2916 / 2°17'29"W

OS Eastings: 380231

OS Northings: 271041

OS Grid: SO802710

Mapcode National: GBR 0BZ.HGM

Mapcode Global: VH920.7JD7

Plus Code: 9C4V8PP5+R9

Entry Name: Garden House and Alcove Seat Immediately North at Rectory

Listing Date: 5 July 1950

Last Amended: 8 May 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1292650

English Heritage Legacy ID: 393383

ID on this website: 101292650

Location: St Bartholomew's Church, Areley Kings, Wyre Forest, Worcestershire, DY13

County: Worcestershire

District: Wyre Forest

Civil Parish: Stourport-on-Severn

Built-Up Area: Stourport-on-Severn

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Areley Kings

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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SO 8071 SW
RECTORY ROAD, Areley Kings
(North west side)
Garden House and alcove seat
immediately north at Rectory


Small summer house or gazebo, and alcove seat. Early C18. Flemish bond brickwork with burnt headers and plain tiled roof. 2-storeyed, a single bay with coped gable containing 6-panelled doorway with pedimented head, dated MCMIV, to record the restoration of the building. Sash window above the doorway, with segmentally arched brick head, and a crest in the apex of the gable, above a string course. Stack on side of roof, and external staircase to west, giving access to upper storey. Situated behind the garden house an alcove seat overlooking the River Severn, red brick, plastered inside, hemispherical segmental dome with tile cladding and wide segmental arch at front.

Listing NGR: SO8023171041

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