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Monk's Cottage, Taynton

Description: Monk's Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 125780

OS Grid Reference: SO7111621236
OS Grid Coordinates: 371116, 221236
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8889, -2.4211

Location: Judges Lane, Taynton, Gloucestershire GL17 0NN

Locality: Taynton
Local Authority: Forest of Dean District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL17 0NN

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Listing Text


7/244 Monk's Cottage


Cottage; late C17. Timber-frame, wattle and daub or rendered
infill; random rubble to extension; tiled roof. Two-bay, 1-room
deep, 1½ storey building in centre, single-bay single-storey
extension each end. Entrance front: left stone extension, flush
panelled door on right, flat timber-lintel. Stonework for chimney
for first panel to right in house: framing beyond 2 panels high.
Two-light casement, late C20 half-glazed door behind open, gabled
timber porch, low stone walls below each side: 2-light casement to
right. Lean-to dormer to Left front door; gable chimney on
ridge, left gable. To right timber-framed extension, top half
glazed, 7 lights in all, very shallow hipped roof. Floor beams
originally tenoned through studs, but floor raised late C20, stairs

Listing NGR: SO7111621236

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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