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Linden Cottage, Prestbury

Description: Linden Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 134456

OS Grid Reference: SO9671723878
OS Grid Coordinates: 396717, 223878
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9134, -2.0491

Location: Prestbury, opp Library GL52 3DJ

Locality: Prestbury
Local Authority: Cheltenham Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL52 3DJ

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Listing Text

(west side)

19/52 Linden Cottage


Formerly detached house now joined to The Lindens (q.v.). C17.
Square-panelled timber-framing with painted brick infill and brick
painted to imitate timber-framing. Gable ends coursed squared and
dressed limestone. Artificial stone slate roof. Rectangular plan
to main body. C20 pebble-dashed extension to right not of special
interest. Two storeys and attic. Wall above the first floor
windows (painted to imitate timber-framing) represents a later
heightening of the building. Two C20 slate hung roof dormers with
2-light casements with glazing bars. Four-windowed facade. Paired
6-pane sashes to ground floor. Four, 6 and 8-pane wood casements
to first floor. Three-light casements with leaded panes upper
left. Central C20 plank door with single pane spy light, under
open-sided wrought-iron porch, with curving leaded canopy. C20
two-light casement with glazing bars and concrete lintel in left
gable end. Carpenter's marks in the form of Roman numerals on
timber- framing. Roof hipped at left gable end. Stack at right
gable end with moulded capping. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO9671723878

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Source: English Heritage

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