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Description: Oakley Cottage and Lichen Cottage
Date Listed: 6 March 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 153052
OS Grid Reference: SO6956243388
OS Grid Coordinates: 369562, 243388
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0880, -2.4456
BOSBURY CP MAIN STREET (south side)
SO 64 SE
6/87 Oakley Cottage and
Lichen Cottage (formerly
6.3.67 listed aa Old Post Office)
House, now two tenements. Probably C15, altered C20. Timber-framed with
painted brick infill, largely refaced with brick and painted sandstone rubble,
sandstone stacks with brick shafts. Former central hall with flanking cross-
wings, facing north, left side now forming Oakley Cottage and Lichen Cottage
to right, entrances now in gable ends of cross-wings, external stack to west
end and further rear lateral stack to central block. Two storeys; gable end
of cross-wing to left, 3-light casement window to first floor, 2-light window
and similar 3-light window to right of ledged door; central block completely
refaced with brick, two 2-light C20 windows to first floor and similar window
to ground floor, gable end of cross-wing to right with 3-light casement window,
bay window to right of recessed doorway with panelled door. Framing fairly
complete to cross-wings, close-studding above refacing of ground floor,
fragments of decorative bargeboard to gable end of left cross-wing.
Listing NGR: SO6956143386
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Source: English Heritage
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