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Manor Cottage and Linden Cottage, Minchinhampton

Description: Manor Cottage and Linden Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 June 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 133012

OS Grid Reference: SO8683502181
OS Grid Coordinates: 386835, 202181
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7182, -2.1920

Location: Brimscombe Hill, Brimscombe GL5 2QW

Locality: Minchinhampton
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL5 2QW

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Listing Text

(west side)

12/221 Manor Cottage and Linden Cottage


Formerly detached house, now 2 houses. Dated 1652; C18 addition.
Random rubble limestone; ashlar and brick rebuilt chimneys; stone
slate roof. Two-storey with attic; rear wing. Front: 2 full
parapet gables with cross-roll saddles. Fenestration mostly C20
timber casements below left gable; more original 3-light recessed
cavetto mullioned casements below right gable, one to attic, 2 to
each floor below, one to ground floor replaced by timber casement.
Left-of-centre round arched moulded doorway with imposts, keystone
and hoodmould; original wide-plank door with early ironmongery.
Keystone dated 1652 with initials JP (probably John Phillips, a
local clothier). Lower addition to right has early plank door and
timber lintel; small-pane timber casement above. Parapet gabled
ends with rebuilt chimneys. Chimney to rear wing with paired
shafts and moulded cap. Interior not inspected.
(N.M. Herbert, 'Minchinhampton' in V.C.H. Glos. xi, 1976, pp. 184-
207; and D. Verey, Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds, 1979)

Listing NGR: SO8683502181

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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