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Manor Farm Cottage and the Old Cottage, Winchcombe

Description: Manor Farm Cottage and the Old Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 134054

OS Grid Reference: SP0261430202
OS Grid Coordinates: 402614, 230202
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9703, -1.9633

Location: Market Lane, Winchcombe, Gloucestershire GL54 5BJ

Locality: Winchcombe
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 5BJ

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Listing Text

(east side)
Manor Farm Cottage
4.7.60 and The Old Cottage
(formerly listed
as Manor Cottages)


Manor house, now two dwellings. C16, C17 and C18. Squared and coursed
limestone, but one wing to the Old Cottage in box timber framing on stone
plinth to outer stone gable, stone slate roof to coped gables, stone stacks
with simple cappings at centre and left, and large stack with skirt and
twin capped shafts to the back, east gable. A long street frontage with
return wing, right with roof ridge higher than front block, and a C20 exten-
sion added behind Manor Farm Cottage. Two storeys and attics, two small
gabled 2-light dormers over series of chamfered mullion casements set flush,
2, 3, and 2-light at first floor, 2, 3 and 3-light to ground floor. C20
door in back extension to Manor Farm Cottage, and, extreme right, under
dormer, C20 plank door to the Old Cottage. On return gable, right, 1-light
to gable and 3-light to first and ground floors, casements, that to ground
floor with stopped drip, then framed section with 2-light dormer over two
C20 3-light casements, and the east gable two 3-light casements with stopped
drips, left of stack. Interior to Manor Farm Cottage remains of large open
bressummer fire, and very heavy rough-hewn beams ; in the Old Cottage much
box framing and heavy chamfered beams; fine open fire with great bressummer
with slight pointed camber, over stone cheeks and Jacobean panelling over,
in each wing. Said to have been the Manor.

Listing NGR: SP0261430202

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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