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Description: Poolfoot Cottage
Date Listed: 16 August 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 184792
OS Grid Reference: SD3385243367
OS Grid Coordinates: 333852, 443367
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8823, -3.0077
SD 34 SW THORNTON CLEVELEYS CRABTREE ROAD
1/15 No. 39 (Poolfoot Cottage)
Pair of cottages, probably C18 or earlier, now bungalow. Cobble walls,
rendered and whitewashed, formerly thatched and now covered with slate
roof. 5 single-cell bays, 2 axial chimney stacks. Single storey.
Modern entrance porch to 2nd bay, French windows to 4th bay;
rectangular window with glazing bars and 12 panes in 3rd bay, another
in 5th bay with small 2-light sliding sash window beyond it; large
inserted rectangular bay windows in 2nd and 4th bays. Deep eaves,
boxed with boards. Interior: original roof structure exposed in 3rd
bay and visible in loft over 4th bay: raised trusses supported on cross
walls, halved at the ridge, with purlins of large scantling, roughly
hewn; common rafters from ridge to purlin, and from purlin to outer
walls; thatch said to be in situ over 2nd and 3rd bays.
Listing NGR: SD3385243367
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Source: English Heritage
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