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Joyces and Hope Pole Cottage, Colwall

Description: Joyces and Hope Pole Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 November 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 151485

OS Grid Reference: SO7498141836
OS Grid Coordinates: 374981, 241836
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0743, -2.3664

Location: Stowe Lane, Colwall, County of Herefordshire WR13 6EH

Locality: Colwall
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WR13 6EH

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Listing Text

(Colwall Green)

3/86 Joyce and Hope Pole Cottage



House. C17 - mid C18. Timber-framed rear range and C18 brick addition.
Rear Range: brick infill panels, plain tiled roof half-hipped to left.
Very large local type external stone chimney with oven to left centre of rear
wall, gabled single storey timber-framed extension, possibly C18, to second
bay from left; C20 flat-roofed single storey extension to rear left. One
storey and attic, 5 bays, masked 2-bay cross-wing to rear right, 2 dormers
to right of front, C19 and C20 casements irregularly placed, front entrance
through ledged C10 door at junction with C18 addition: brick, modillion
cornice, tiled hipped roof, tall panelled stack with its own cornice at
front left corner. 2 storeys and attic, 2 x 3 bays, casements to ground
storey; deeper cruciform casements to first storey: some temporarily blind;
one attic dormer to left, C20 entrance to rear right side. Former linking
block, now staircase block, in same style, at rear left. Interior of C18
block: in upper left front room late C18 - early C19 angled cast-iron fire
basket with urns and swags as decoration to surrounds; C18 ledged oak door
to attic: 2 pairs of upper crucks to raised collars, one cruck to the middle
of each of the 4 walls to support roof hips. The eerie dominance of the C18
addition is heightened by the piano nobile effect of its fenestration.

Listing NGR: SO7498141836

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Source: English Heritage

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