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Poppett's, Chipping Campden

Description: Poppett's

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 126172

OS Grid Reference: SP1498239095
OS Grid Coordinates: 414982, 239095
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0500, -1.7829

Location: Lower High Street, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire GL55 6AL

Locality: Chipping Campden
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL55 6AL

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Listing Text

In the entry for:-

(north west side)

9/121 Two cottages in Poppett's

GV 25.8.60 II

the address and description shall be amended to read:-

(north west side)

9/121 Poppett's

GV 25.8.60 II

House. Probably C14, remodelled and front rebuilt in early C17; some early C18
alteration. Cruck-framed; C17 squared and coursed limestone to front, and
coursed limestone rubble to rear; gabled stone slate roof; C17 off-centre stone
ridge stack, early C18 stone stack to right-hand corner and stone left end stack
finished in late C19 brick to left. Open-hall house, remodelled as early C17
2-storey house with rear right wing. 2 storeys and attic; 2-window range.
Early C18 bracketed stone hood over central early C17 doorway with sunk
spandrels to moulded Tudor-arched architrave. Late C19 projecting bay window to
left with leaded-lights to 4-light wood-mullioned window. Label moulds over
early C17 chamfered stone-mullioned windows, of 4-lights to ground floor on
right and of 3 lights to first floor flanking 3-light oriel window. Large late
C19 gabled dormer windows. Rear wing of one storey and attic has stone gable
end stack and gabled half dormer. Interior: C14 full cruck, resting on pad-
stone to rear but truncated by early C17 wall to front; rear blade of cruck is
not continuous, being jointed about ¾ towards the apex, which is halved and has
been rebuilt; trenched purlins and lap-jointed collar. Ground floor room to
right has chamfered stone jambs and wood bressummer to open fireplace, which has
arched recess (salt cupboard) with beaded surround; room also has C17 stop-
chamfered ceiling joists, blocked 4-light wood-mullioned window to right and
early C18 shell alcove; first-floor room to right has early C18 corner fireplace
with pulvinated frieze. C17 rear wing has chamfered ground-floor beam.

(north-west side)

Two cottages in
Poppett's Alley
SP 1439 SE 9/121 25.8.60


Cl7, rubble with Cotswold stone roof. Two off-ridge ashlar chimneys, centre one
with cornice, left hand one brick. Further corniced ashlar chimney to front right
hand corner. Two storeys and dormers. Three bays, 3- and 4-light stone mullion
windows with labels and a small stone oriel over entrance. Small Tudor arch opening
to alley with hood on carved consoles. The alley is timber-framed.

Listing NGR: SP1498439093

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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