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Shire Cottage, Tarrington

Description: Shire Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 July 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 152887

OS Grid Reference: SO6181140538
OS Grid Coordinates: 361811, 240538
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0619, -2.5584

Location: School Road, Tarrington, County of Herefordshire HR1 4FE

Locality: Tarrington
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR1 4FE

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Listing Text

SO 64 SW

1/219 Shire Cottage (formerly
listed as No 11 Church Road)



Cottage. Probably late C17 to early C18. Deep sandstone rubble plinth,
timber-frame with brick and plaster infill, tiled roof, two external stone
stacks with brick shafts, one to rear and one to left gable. Two unequal
structural bays. Cellar with one storey and attic. Two windows, ground
floor has two wrought-iron casements, perhaps C18 or early C19 to left and
right and a 2-light fixed C20 window to left of centre, two gabled late C19
dormers with 2-light casements. Lean-to catslide extension, probably C18,
to rear envelopes side stack. Entry in glazed C20 porch to rear. Frame is
three panels high from plinth to wall-plate and has angle struts from top
of the post dividing the two bays; cellar entry in front side of plinth.
(RCHM Vol II, p 184).

Listing NGR: SO6181140538

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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