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The Little Cob House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wichenford, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.2185 / 52°13'6"N

Longitude: -2.3339 / 2°20'2"W

OS Eastings: 377285

OS Northings: 257861

OS Grid: SO772578

Mapcode National: GBR 0D8.YKD

Mapcode Global: VH92K.HHJN

Entry Name: The Little Cob House

Listing Date: 15 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1349365

English Heritage Legacy ID: 151802

Location: Wichenford, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR6

County: Worcestershire

District: Malvern Hills

Civil Parish: Wichenford

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Wichenford

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text


3/132 The Little Cob House


House. C17, with early C19 alterations and additions. Part timber-framed,
painted brick infill and brick replacement walling and refacing, part brick,
tiled roof. External brick stacks at gable ends with tiled offsets and over-
sailing cap courses. Three framed bays plus one brick bay; 2 storeys and
cellar; roof raised to front elevation of older part. Framing visible at
rear: 2 irregularly sized panels from sill to wall-plate, short straight
braces in upper corners, part of queen strut truss exposed at east gable end.
Front elevation: C17 part has a ground floor multi-paned metal casement and
a C20 casement; and 3 first floor multi-paned metal casements; all metal
windows have cambered heads and all windows have plank weatherings; gabled,
timber-framed porch in central bay and planked door. C19 part to left has
a ground floor casement and flat-roofed C20 dormer. Interior not inspected.
At left side elevation is a mid-C19 hipped, single storey addition with case-
ment in front elevation; at right side elevation is an outshut with cambered
head planked door in front elevation. The building is said to have an
unusually large cellar and was possibly once a public house.

Listing NGR: SO7728557861

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

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