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Yew Tree Cottage, Highclere

Description: Yew Tree Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 August 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 138323

OS Grid Reference: SU4485862763
OS Grid Coordinates: 444858, 162763
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3622, -1.3571

Location: A34, Highclere, Hampshire RG20 0LT

Locality: Highclere
Local Authority: Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: RG20 0LT

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Listing Text

(south west side)
1/11 Washwater

Yew Tree Cottage


House. Early C19. (Brick dated 1811 or 1814) with some later
alterations. Red brick with blue brick headers in Flemish bond, blue
brick secondary arches and platt band to front elevation. Plain tile
roof; brick end stacks with terracotta pots. 2 storeys; 2 bays, with
rear outshut under catslide roof. Central entrance has door of 6
moulded panels with roll-moulded wooden surround and header-brick flat
arch; C20 gabled porch. 3-light metal windows, outer lights leaded,
central lights casements with vertical glazing bars and original hooks
and catches. Ground-floor windows with segmental header-brick arches
and scrolled keystones; 1st floor windows with flat heads and fire
insurance plaque between. Brick above door dated and with initials
'E+C'; 2 other bricks initialled 'F+B' and 'M+W'. C20 vertically-
boarded outshut on right. Rear; 2 windows, as at front but of 2
lights; small,leaded light below eaves on right. Right return; 1-light
window with vertical glazing bars to outshut gable. Left return; 1st
floor tile hung, with small windows on left. Interior not inspected.

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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