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Blacksmith's Cottage, Alderton

Description: Blacksmith's Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 135107

OS Grid Reference: SP0014733244
OS Grid Coordinates: 400147, 233244
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9976, -1.9993

Location: Blacksmiths Road, Alderton, Gloucestershire GL20 8NW

Locality: Alderton
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL20 8NW

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Listing Text

(west side)

13/10 Blacksmith's Cottage


Formerly 3 cottages now one. Mid C17-early C18. Square-panelled
timber framing with rendered infill and coursed squared and dressed
limestone; left gable end rendered; right gable end partly
rebuilt in brick. Brick stacks, one on an ashlar stump; thatched
roof. Rectangular plan probably extended by one bay to the south.
C20 extensions to the rear and the left gable end not of special
interest. l½ storeys. Five 2-light steel casements with leaded
panes, one single-light casement to the ground floor of the
roadside front. Tudor-arched lintel to one casement suggesting it
may mark the position of a former doorway. Two-light metal
casement with horizontal glazing bars at the centre. Central 2-
light eyebrow dormer with horizontal glazing bars. Projecting
gable-end stacks and axial or possibly former gable-end stack. C20
two-light casement to the ground floor of the right gable end; two
small C19 casements to the upper floor. Two C20 two-light steel
casements to the left gable end. Entry now via C20 extension at
the south gable end. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP0014733244

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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