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Lilac Cottage, Flixborough

Description: Lilac Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 165789

OS Grid Reference: SE8724415144
OS Grid Coordinates: 487244, 415144
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6256, -0.6823

Location: 3 High Street, Flixborough, North Lincolnshire DN15 8RW

Locality: Flixborough
County: North Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: DN15 8RW

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Listing Text

(north side)

1/34 Lilac Cottage


House. C17 or earlier, with C19 extensions and C20 alterations. Timber
framing and random ironstone rubble, with kitchen extension of squared
ironstone rubble with brick dressings. Brick lean-to, gables and
stacks. Concrete tile roof; clay pantiles to extensions. House has
end-stack entry plan, two and a half bays of timber frame (perhaps
originally larger). 2 storeys, 2 first floor windows. Plank door on
right under segmental brick arch. Large C20 bay window and casement
under wooden lintel to left. Casements above. A vertical strip of
brick infill in the rubble wall marks the position of a wall post; a
horizontal timber is visible at ground floor left. Cogged brick
cornice, tumbled brick gables and end stacks. Kitchen extension to
right, single storey with attic, 2 bays, has plank door and casement
under segmental arches, and end stack. Lean-to on left has plank door
and casement. Interior of house has ground floor ovolo-moulded ceiling
beam with flat and tongue stops. First floor has exposed sections of
3 arch-braced tie beams with central portions removed.

Listing NGR: SE8724415144

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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