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Croft Cottage, Ashton under Hill

Description: Croft Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 148468

OS Grid Reference: SO9955538300
OS Grid Coordinates: 399555, 238300
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0431, -2.0079

Location: Cotton's Lane, Ashton Under Hill, Worcestershire WR11 6SS

Locality: Ashton under Hill
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR11 6SS

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Listing Text

SO 9838 - 9938
7/16 Croft Cottage

House. Early C17, restored and extended mid- to late C20. Timber-framed
with rendered infill on limestone rubble base with limestone rubble end walling
and thatched roof. Two framed bays aligned north/south; external rubble chimney
with offsets and brick stack at south end. Single storey and attic with dormers.
Framing: three panels from sill to wall-plate, short solid upper corner braces
and collar and tie-beam trusses at ends, south end one has two collars with two
struts to lower and one strut to upper collar, north end one has two struts to
single collar and V-struts in apex. East front elevation: windows are all C20
leaded casements. On the ground floor are three 2-light windows and there are
two eyebrow dormers with 3-light windows. Main entrance to left of north bay
has a thatched porch (the thatch continuing down from the main roof) on timber
posts and a glazed C20 door. There is a possible original cambered doorhead in
the south bay. Interior not inspected. C20 single-storey addition to south
end and to rear right.

Listing NGR: SO9955538300

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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