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Forty Cottage, Madley

Description: Forty Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 155108

OS Grid Reference: SO4147138639
OS Grid Coordinates: 341471, 238639
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0430, -2.8548

Location: Madley, County of Herefordshire HR2 9NT

Locality: Madley
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR2 9NT

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Listing Text


4/55 Forty Cottage

- II

Cottage. Probably C17 with later alterations. Timber-frame with brick
infill, weatherboards, sandstone rubble, Welsh slate roof and external
sandstone end stack with brick shaft. Two structural bays aligned roughly
east/west. Two storeys. North elevation has four windows, 2- and 4-pane
C20 casements and sashes in weatherboarded upper storey with two contemporary
2-light casements in exposed timber-framing of ground floor; projecting upper
storey is supported on bressummer with straight-cut chamfer-stops resting on
three curved braces rising forwards from main wall-posts; rear glazed late
C20 door. Interior has heavy chamfered ceiling beams (RCHM Vol I, p 197).

Listing NGR: SO4147138639

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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