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Well Cottages, Orleton

Description: Well Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 150110

OS Grid Reference: SO4925767067
OS Grid Coordinates: 349257, 267067
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2994, -2.7455

Location: 1 Church Lane, Orleton, County of Herefordshire SY8 4HU

Locality: Orleton
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY8 4HU

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Listing Text

SO 4967 ORLETON CP CHURCH LANE (north side)

10/88 Well Cottages (Nos 1 & 2)


House. Early C17, partly clad early C19, with some mid-C20 alterations.
Timber-frame with rendered infill almost entirely clad in brick with a
slate roof. Three framed bays aligned east/west. South front of two
storeys with two windows, 2-light C20 casements. Ground floor has two 2-
light casements under cambered brick heads flanking an entrance with wooden
architrave and ledged and boarded door. Second entrance to right has a lean-
to slated canopy, a 3-pane overlight and a ledged and boarded door. Framing
exposed to east gable end, formerly jettied with chamfered bressummer; two
square panels high to first floor with straight angle braces. Gable truss
has three struts to collar with king-post above and trenched purlins.
(RCHM, 3, p 158, no 150.

Listing NGR: SO4925767067

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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