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Byeways Lavender Cottage, Madresfield

Description: Byeways Lavender Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 153379

OS Grid Reference: SO8026247713
OS Grid Coordinates: 380262, 247713
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1274, -2.2897

Location: 42 Rectory Lane, Madresfield, Worcestershire WR13 5AH

Locality: Madresfield
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR13 5AH

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Listing Text

SO 84 NW
6/64 Byeways and
Lavender Cottage
- II

Two houses. C17. Timber-framing with brick infill and tile roof. Framed
in square panels. Comprises a main range of one storey with attic and three
bays, with two adjacent one-bay cross-wings at the right. The main range has
timber mullioned windows of three lights with transom with iron casements which
have rectangular lead glazing. Three attic dormers. The left-hand gabled wing
has a truss with vertical struts between tie-beam and collar, and a doorway to
the right under an open porch. The right-hand wing is possibly earlier and is
framed less regularly. On the first floor it has two curved tension braces and
jowled principal posts. The truss has a tie-beam, collar, and vertical struts.
Chimneys at left, on rear wall, and at right. Further right are late C19 or
C20 additions with false timber-framing.

Listing NGR: SO8026247713

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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