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Orchard Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Long Marston, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1322 / 52°7'56"N

Longitude: -1.7783 / 1°46'41"W

OS Eastings: 415274

OS Northings: 248236

OS Grid: SP152482

Mapcode National: GBR 4MH.786

Mapcode Global: VHB0Q.4N8S

Plus Code: 9C4W46JC+VM

Entry Name: Orchard Cottages

Listing Date: 6 November 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382609

English Heritage Legacy ID: 482993

Location: Long Marston, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37

County: Warwickshire

Civil Parish: Long Marston

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Marston Sicca St James the Great

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Description


LONG MARSTON

SP1548 MAIN STREET
1912-1/13/100 (West side)
06/02/52 Orchard Cottages

GV II

Pair of houses. C17 with later alterations and ex-situ C14
window. Timber-frame with plaster infill and brick addition to
right end; coursed rubble wing; steeply pitched renewed tile
roof with 2 brick stacks to front of ridge and end stacks.
L-plan.
EXTERIOR: single storey plus attic; 4-window range. Entrance
to left of centre has C20 porch to studded plank door;
entrance to right end has plank door in pegged frame. Ground
floor has three 3-light casements, one C20, others with small
panes and iron opening casements; 3 gabled dormers have
2-light casements with mostly leaded glazing, but one with
small-paned light; lean-to rubble oven projection to right of
centre. Wing breaking forward to left has coped gable with
fleuron, 2-light single-chamfered mullioned window with iron
opening casement, and 1st floor traceried 2-light C14 window.
Left return has 1950s addition to left end; entrance to right
of centre has timber lean-to porch and plank door; entrance to
C20 left end. Window to each floor to left end with C20
casements, recessed chamfered-mullioned windows of 2 lights
and 4 lights flank entrance, that of 2 lights being truncated
by entrance; 2-light and 3-light casements with iron opening
casements above, the 3-light casement with moulded timber
lintel.
Rear has C20 flat-roofed outshut with 2-light leaded casement
to 1st floor window; projecting single-storey brick wing to
left has segmental-headed windows to ground floor.
INTERIOR: not inspected, but noted as having exposed beams.
(Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Warwickshire: Harmondsworth:
1966-: 416).


Listing NGR: SP1527448236

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