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Box Cottage and Forecourt Wall, Penton Mewsey

Description: Box Cottage and Forecourt Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 April 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 140581

OS Grid Reference: SU3299947643
OS Grid Coordinates: 432999, 147643
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2270, -1.5288

Location: Chalkcroft Lane, Penton Mewsey, Hampshire SP11 0RQ

Locality: Penton Mewsey
Local Authority: Test Valley Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP11 0RQ

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Listing Text


8/6 Box Cottage and Forecourt


Cottage. C18. Rendered walls on cob, with a thatched roof. Symmetrical front
(west) of 1 storey and attic, 2 windows. Roof ½-hipped at south end, with
eaves raised above the upper windows, and lowered in the centre to form the
wide roof of an open porch (on posts). Casements. 6panelled (2 top glazed)
door. The rear has a late C19 exterior of 2 storeys, with a slate roof. Within,
there is a wide chimney breast, with a kitchener, an old bread oven, and other
fittings. A high wall on the north side of the forecourt returns along part of
the front; of rendered cob on flint and brick base, with a tile capping.

Listing NGR: SU3304047482

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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