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Description: Woods Cottage
Date Listed: 27 October 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 169348
OS Grid Reference: TQ5717142224
OS Grid Coordinates: 557171, 142224
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1577, 0.2462
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SOUTHBOROUGH VICTORIA ROAD
Nos 1 and 2, Woods Cottage
C16 timber-framed farmhouse, now 2 cottages. Brick infilling of timber frame on
ground floor of both cottages, remainder plaster infilling. Diagonal braces on
1st floor. Hipped tiled roof with 2 small dormers and central ridge stack.
2 storeys and attic, 3-window facade, fenestrated irregularly. Casement
windows, some horizontally sliding. A nurse of Queen Victoria is said to have
lived here in her retirement and the Queen is reputed to have visited her here.
Listing NGR: TQ5717142224
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Source: English Heritage
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