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Description: Bell Cottage
Date Listed: 16 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114143
OS Grid Reference: TL7371440788
OS Grid Coordinates: 573714, 240788
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0383, 0.5313
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TL 7240-7340 RIDGEWELL MILL ROAD
6/14 Bell Cottage
House, early C17, altered in C20. Timber framed, plastered, roof thatched.
4 bays aligned NE-SW with axial chimney stack in second bay from NE end, and
external chimney stack to SE of SW end. Aspect NW. C20 lean-to extension at
SW end. C20 flat-roofed extension to rear of NE end. Single storey with
attics. 4-panel door with upper panels glazed, C20 gabled porch, one C18
horizontally sliding sash window, one C19 casement window, 2 C20 casement
windows and 2 more in slated gabled dormers. Roof hipped. The interior has
heavy studding, longitudinal joists of horizontal section in the 2 NE bays,
plain-chamfered transverse and axial beams beyond with plain-chamfered joists
of horizontal section.
Listing NGR: TL7371440788
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Source: English Heritage
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