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Bishops Cottage, Ampfield

Description: Bishops Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 May 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 141296

OS Grid Reference: SU3971323399
OS Grid Coordinates: 439713, 123399
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0086, -1.4353

Location: Winghams Lane, Ampfield, Hampshire SO51 9BE

Locality: Ampfield
Local Authority: Test Valley Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO51 9BE

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Listing Text

SU 32 SE
3/35 Bishops Cottage


Cottage. Circa 1800. Red brick in English bond, mostly painted; thatched
roof; brick chimney. One and a half storeys, 2 bays with C20 rear lean-to. To
left of bay 1, board door with segmental header brick arch in early C20 open
wooden porch with board roof. 2-light windows, those on ground floor with
12-pane metal lights, those to 1st-floor 12-pane wood casements. Hipped roof
with central stack. Rear: lean-to has board door, metal casements and corru-
gated asbestos cement sheet roof. Left return has blocked former doorway, now
window, with segmental header brick arch. Interior: 2 rooms divided by large
chimney breast; chamfered cross beams, one with stepped cyma stops. Stair
against rear wall with door of 2 fielded panels; old door to cupboard under
stair. Roof has collared trusses, pegged joints.

Listing NGR: SU3970923404

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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