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Folly Cottage, Woodchester

Description: Folly Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 June 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 132077

OS Grid Reference: SO8364901654
OS Grid Coordinates: 383649, 201654
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7134, -2.2380

Location: Woodchester, Gloucestershire GL5 5EW

Locality: Woodchester
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL5 5EW

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Listing Text

(south end), South Woodchester

18/202 Folly Cottage (previously listed
as Cottage adjoining Old
28.6.60 Schoolhouse)


Detached house. Late C17; early C18 enlargement. Coursed
rubble limestone; ashlar and artificial stone rebuilt chimneys;
stone slate roof. Two-storey; rear wing forming L-plan. C20
additions to east and west ends. Front: earliest part to left
with extension to right. Two-window chamfered mullioned
fenestration, 3-light to ground floor flanking central chamfered
doorway with combining hoodmould rising over lintel. Three eaves-
level dormers with 2-light casements, each with circular light
above; iron casements. Ashlar gable end chimney at former east
end with moulded cap. Rear: gabled wing to right. Blocked upper
floor single-light opening above single-storey C20 flat-roofed
addition. C20 flat-roofed attic dormer. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO8364901654

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Source: English Heritage

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