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The Thatched Cottage, Batsford Park Arboretum, Bourton-on-the-Hill

Description: The Thatched Cottage, Batsford Park Arboretum

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 128659

OS Grid Reference: SP1823933606
OS Grid Coordinates: 418239, 233606
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0006, -1.7357

Location: Bourton-on-the-Hill, Gloucestershire GL56 9QE

Locality: Bourton-on-the-Hill
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL56 9QE

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Listing Text

SP 13 SE
4/25 The Thatched Cottage,
Batsford Park Arboretum
Former dairy, now detached house, marked as The Old i)airy on 6 in.
O.S. map. Late C19. Built under patronage of Lord Redesdale.
Ashlar limestone with timber framed gables with rendered infill.
Thatched roof, ashlar stacks. Arts and Crafts style. Plan: 2
blocks parallel, right-hand block staggered forward slightly. Twin
gabled facade with 'patio' projecting forwards on right, bounded by
wall clm in height, with timber columns above supporting roof.
Similar 'patio' to rear of same block. Irregular fenestration: 6-
light wood mullioned casement left with 5-light wood mullioned
casement supported on curved brackets below. Part-glazed door from
patio in flush surround. 2-light wood mullioned casement right
with single external shutter. Set of 4 octagonal stacks arranged
in a square from just below ridge of left-hand block.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP1823933606

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Source: English Heritage

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