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Coln Cottage The Village Stores, Bibury

Description: Coln Cottage The Village Stores

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 127269

OS Grid Reference: SP1128306788
OS Grid Coordinates: 411283, 206788
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7597, -1.8379

Location: B4425, Bibury, Gloucestershire GL7 5NL

Locality: Bibury
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 5NL

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Listing Text

BIBURY A433, Arlington
SP 1006-1106
(north side)
11/23 The Village Stores and Coln
Cottage (previously listed as Coln
23.1.52 Stores and House adjoining)
Former house, now shop, with 2 attached houses. Late C16; mid
C17 shop building. Coln Cottage probably C18. Late C19 shop
fronts. Random rubble limestone; brick rebuilt chimneys; stone
slate roof. Two-storey house; 2-storey and attic shop building
projects forward with later single-storey shop addition; single-
storey outbuilding to north east, now Coln Cottage. Front: 2
half gables to house with 2-window fenestration, 3-light recessed
cavetto mullioned casement to ground floor left; C20 casement
inserted with timber lintel to right; small stair window with
hoodmould beyond. Two upper floor 2-light casements with
hoodmoulds. Central recessed doorway with C20 door. Iron
casements to Coln Cottage with timber lintels. Two ridge-mounted
chimneys. Parallel-roofed mid C17 block built forward to left
with two 2-light recessed cavetto mullioned casements to north east
facing gable end with hoodmoulds. C19 shop front to ground floor;
2 C19 upper floor casements below moulded fascia. Further C19
shop front to left. Rear: gabled wing with 2-light ground and
upper floor casements; small opening in gable apex. Lateral
chimney to Coln Cottage. Interior: relatively un-restored
retaining plank shutters to front casement. Spiral staircase now
removed but doorways and shaft survive. Roof probably rebuilt in
C19 or C20.

Listing NGR: SP1128306788

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Source: English Heritage

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