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Description: Covert Cottage
Date Listed: 25 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 127023
OS Grid Reference: SP1166839772
OS Grid Coordinates: 411668, 239772
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0562, -1.8312
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SP 1039-1139 SAINTBURY SAINTBURY
14/106 Covert Cottage
25.8.60 (formerly listed as 3 cottages
95 yds of Glebe Farmhouse)
Formerly 3 cottages; now house. The corner cottage on 1:25000 O.S.
Map. Facade at right angles to road, away from track to rear of
house. Possibly Late C16/Early C17 core but with substantial C19
renovations and replacement. C20 garage extension running forward
on left, not of special interest. House: Coursed, squared and
dressed limestone with limestone slate roof, with flat coping to
gable ends and roll saddles. Group of 4 diagonal stacks at centre.
Twin, gable-end stack at gable end of back extension. Main body
extended back rear centre with C19 outshut rear left. 1 storey,
C19 facade with attic lit by 2 Cotswold dormers across eaves. 2
and 3-light hollow-chamfered, stone mullioned casements with
stopped hoods. 2 and 3-light, flat chamfered, stone mullioned
casements with round heads to rear extension. Plank door in 4-
centred arched surround through outshut at rear. Two doorways far
right and far left of facade respectively both with flat-chamfered
surrounds and projecting gabled hoods. C20 part glazed doors.
Listing NGR: SP1166839772
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Source: English Heritage
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