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Description: Boilingwell House
Date Listed: 4 July 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 134089
OS Grid Reference: SP0360427729
OS Grid Coordinates: 403604, 227729
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9480, -1.9490
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SP 02 NW WINCHCOMBE SUDELEY HILL
Farmhouse, until c1976, now dwelling, C17 with substantial rebuilding and
modification c.1898. Some squared rubble, mainly box timber framing, with-
out bracing, brick infill, stone slate roofs. An L-plan, with earliest
block, right with stone ground floor walls supporting framed upper level,
probably originally jettied both back and front, gable stack, right, and
large stack at ridge at junction with cross-wing with gabled jetties front
and back, left. A door, not now used, gives to lobby entrance, or possibly
originally a through-way with main stack added later. Behind the gabled
and jettied wing a further late-C19 timber framed extension with jettied
upper floor. Street elevation two storeys and attic, 1+2-windowed; in gable
front 3-light over 3-light wood casement with diagonal leading, in advance
of wall plane, to right small gabled dormer, two 3-light wood casements
over one deeper 3-light and one small 3-light and a small square opening
at floor level. Plank batten and nail-head door, left opposite stack.
Back of right hand block has ground floor stone and upper level framed,
as front. The cross-gabled left half has been substantially re-structured,
but using mainly originaly timbers, on a stone plinth. Interior, 3 large
roof bays with two upper crucks, two purlins no wind bracing, high collars;
various beams, and, in kitchen, chamfered and stopped joists. The building
also reported to have been an inn at some stage.
Listing NGR: SP0360427729
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Source: English Heritage
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