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Description: Forresters Cottage
Date Listed: 27 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 162145
OS Grid Reference: TL2703639764
OS Grid Coordinates: 527036, 239764
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0417, -0.1492
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TL 2639 ASHWELL HIGH STREET
8/14 Nos 14,16 and 18
27.5.68 (1,2 and 3
(formerly listed as
A picturesque group of houses dating from the late C15 and early C16.
Restored 1960s. Timber frame, partly exposed. Plain tile roofs. 2
storeys. The left part (2 and 3 Forresters Cottages) is a late C15 hall
house with jettied cross wings. The E part (No. 1) was built in early
C16 as 2 storey house jettied on front. 2 storeys. 7 recent glazing bar
casements. 3 doors with C16 moulded 4-centred frames. Nos. 2 and 3 are 4
windows. 2 gabled attics in centre. Upper floors of cross wings have
bull-nose joists and curved brackets. Close wide studs exposed on ground
floor of wings and fullheight'Ln centre. No. 1 has studs exposed on
ground floor and a deep jetty carried on curved brackets. C17 stack
inserted next to right cross wing. Restored C17-18 stack on E end. (RCHM
Listing NGR: TL2703639764
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Source: English Heritage
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