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Dedham Cottage, Hanbury

Description: Dedham Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 147774

OS Grid Reference: SO9649063235
OS Grid Coordinates: 396490, 263235
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2673, -2.0528

Location: B4091, Hanbury, Worcestershire B60 4BU

Locality: Hanbury
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: B60 4BU

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Listing Text

SO 96 SE
Dedham Cottage
- II

House. c1650, restored mid-C20. Timber-framed on brick plinth, painted brick
and rendered infill, plain tiled roof. Two framed bays, large external chimney
at north gable end with bread oven and detached stack. Single storey and attic
with dormers. Framing: three panels from sill to wall-plate, long straight brace
across lower corner of south bay at front, collar and tie-beam trusses with three
struts to collar and V-strut in apex. Front elevation: ground floor has three 2-
light casements and two gabled dormers, one having a 3-light and one a 2-light
casement. Main entrance in C20 single-storey extension at north gable end.
Interior not inspected but reputed to have stop-chamfered main beams, the one
in the hall bay set transversely and the parlour beam set longitudinally (Charles).
A C20 lean-to extension adjoins south gable end and there is a large C20 addition
to the rear of the north bay. The house was known as Albutt's Cottage prior to
its restoration. (F W B Charles with Mary Charles, Conservation of Timber Buildings,
1984, p 102).

Listing NGR: SO9649063235

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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