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Description: Holly Tree Cottage
Date Listed: 11 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 150213
OS Grid Reference: SO4563970857
OS Grid Coordinates: 345639, 270857
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3331, -2.7992
ELTON CP ELTON
SO 47 SE
4/34 Holly Tree Cottage
House. Circa 1600 with mid-C19 and mid-C20 alterations. Timber-framed
with rendered infill on rubble base and plain tiled roofs. Two framed bays
aligned roughly east/west; large external chimney with rebuilt detached
brick stack at west end enclosed by lean-to timber-framed service bay with
main entrance forming baffle-entry plan. Single storey and attic with rear
dormer. Framing: main part has three rows of square panels from sill to
wall-plate. Collar and tie-beam roof truss partly exposed at west end.
North,front elevation: main part has a ground floor 2-light window. Adjoin-
ing the east bay is a lean-to addition with a catslide roof, a 2-light C20
casement in its north side and a ledged and battened door in its west side.
There is a single-light C20 casement in the service bay and also the main
entrance which has a ledged and battened door and a transom light with a
central glazing bar. There is a C20 gabled dormer with a 2-light casement
in the rear south elevation and also another lean-to addition with a catslide
roof adjoining the east bay.
Listing NGR: SO4563970857
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