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Olde England, Leckhampton

Description: Olde England

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 135077

OS Grid Reference: SO9407019675
OS Grid Coordinates: 394070, 219675
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8756, -2.0875

Location: Kidnappers Lane, Leckhampton, Gloucestershire GL53 0NR

Locality: Leckhampton
Local Authority: Cheltenham Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL53 0NR

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Listing Text

SO 91 NW

4/127 Olde England


Formerly 2 cottages now one. Late C16-mid C17 and C20. Square-
panelled timber framing with rendered infill on a dressed stone
plinth; left gable end coursed squared and dressed limestone;
thatched roof with decorative ridge thatching; red brick stack.
Early range has been extended to the right to form an 'L'-shaped
overall plan C20. Single storey and attic: one 2-light fixed
casement without glazing bars to the ground floor, one C20 metal
casement with glazing bars far right. Two 2-light eyebrow dormers
with C20 metal casements with glazing bars to the first floor.
Central C20 panelled door. Carpenter's marks in the form of Roman
numerals on the exterior of the timbers of the early range.
Interior: open fireplace with bressumer beam on which the date
1687 is crudely carved; segmental-headed opening to bread oven to
the right; beam with bar stops. Formerly known as Fields Cottage.

Listing NGR: SO9407019675

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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