Description: Wierton Cottage
Date Listed: 23 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 174530
OS Grid Reference: TQ7806049741
OS Grid Coordinates: 578060, 149741
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2191, 0.5483
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BOUGHTON MONCHELSEA WIERTON HILL
TQ 74 NE (East side)
2/66 Wierton Cottage
House. C14 or C15, with C17 and C19 alterations, and C19 facade. Timber
framed, weatherboarded, with plain tile roof. Open hall of, probably, 3
timber-framed bays. Storeyed bay to each end. 2 storeys, on stone plinth.
Underbuilt gable end jetty to right. Hipped roof with gablets. Multiple
brick stack in front slope of roof slightly to right of centre (in central
timber-framed bay). Truncated projecting brick stack to rear of right end
bay. Irregular fenestration of 4 casements; no windows towards left end,
three 3-light casements, and one 2-light casement under stack. Panelled door
with 2 top lights in reeded architrave, behind half-glazed timber-framed
porch under stack. Narrow C19 parallel rear range in stone and brick, with
slate roof and 3 stacks. Interior: moulded right end-of-hall beam. Boxed
steeply-cambered tie-beam to right-central hall truss. Long cut jowl to
principal post of left-central hall truss. Sans-purlin collared common-
rafter roof. C17 axial beams to first floor of left end bay and left hall
bay. C17 moulded stone fireplace with 4-centred arched bressumer with leaf-
spears to spandrels, to right side of stack; plain-chamfered stone fireplace
and bressumer to left.
Listing NGR: TQ7806049741
Source: English Heritage
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