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Lower Court Cottage, Cotheridge

Description: Lower Court Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 151698

OS Grid Reference: SO7870054451
OS Grid Coordinates: 378700, 254451
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1879, -2.3130

Location: Cotheridge, Worcestershire WR6 5LZ

Locality: Cotheridge
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR6 5LZ

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Listing Text

(east side)

5/28 Lower Court Cottage


Cottage. C17 with later alterations. Timber-framed, part rendered, part
painted brick and wattle-and-daub infill, brick replacement walling and
refacing, asbestos cement tiled roofs, large external brick chimney with
tiled offsets at east gable end with detached brick stack. Main range of
2 framed bays and an intersecting 2 bay cross-wing and through-passage at
junction. Two storeys. Framing of large square panels, 3 from sill to wall-
plate; large straight brace in lower corners of north and south wall-frame
at east end. Front elevation has a ground floor casement, a raking-top half-
dormer and a part-glazed C20 door. The cross-wing gable end has a ground
and first floor casement with plank weatherings. Rear elevation Main part
has a ground floor and first floor casement; 2 casements in cross-wing gable
end also C20 extension in angle. Interior: Roof has queen strut trusses with single,
trenched purlins. Curved arched doorhead retained to rear of through-passage.
Main beams are stop chamfered. A single storey brick extension at east gable
end encloses external stack. A brick lean-to extension adjoins the west side
elevation of the cross-wing.

Listing NGR: SO7870054451

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Source: English Heritage

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