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Old Overtown Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Cranham, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8078 / 51°48'28"N

Longitude: -2.1472 / 2°8'49"W

OS Eastings: 389947

OS Northings: 212139

OS Grid: SO899121

Mapcode National: GBR 1LW.PXQ

Mapcode Global: VH94L.QTQH

Entry Name: Old Overtown Cottage

Listing Date: 24 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1340384

English Heritage Legacy ID: 132713

Location: Cranham, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL4

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Cranham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cranham St James the Great

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


1/154 Old Overtown Cottage


Part formerly stable, now detached house and outbuildng. Late C17,
part possibly C18 altered to house in C20. Random rubble
limestone; ashlar chimney; corrugated asbestos roof. Two-storey
with attic; single-storey wing at south west end forms L-plan.
South west end: front of original house, now used as outbuilding
and reduced to single-storey. Central doorway with stone lintel
and hoodmould. Flanking 3-light recessed chamfered mullioned
casements with hoodmoulds. Roof hipped to left corner. Gable to
south east end of wing, 2-light chamfered mullioned attic casement
being later insertion. Mixed fenestration to main part of building,
single and 2-light mullioned casements. Two small upper floor
chamfered openings on south east side may have been loft holes.
Single-window fenestration to north east gable end, 2-light with
hoodmould to ground and upper floor, oval window to attic. Forms
part of group with Old Overtown House (q.v.) to south west.

Listing NGR: SO8994712139

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

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