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Description: The Thatched Cottage
Date Listed: 23 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 188954
OS Grid Reference: SP5169797359
OS Grid Coordinates: 451697, 297359
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5716, -1.2386
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HUNCOTE BROOK STREET
SP 59 NW
7/33 No 6 (the Thatched Cottage)
House, at one time divided into 3 cottages. Mid C18, altered C19 and C20. White-
washed brick, granite plinth and far gable wall, thatched roof, brick chimneys
between left bays, and to right. 1 1/2 storeys, 3 bays. Outer bays have 3-light
barred wooden casement with segmental heads to ground floor, the left window
C20, the right C19. C20 2-light leaded casements in thatch eyebrows in right
bays. To centre is a C20 bay window with leaded glazing and hipped roof continued
to right to form porch over C20 door. C19-C20 lean-to at right end. Left gable,
facing road, has C20 bowed leaded window to ground floor and C20 2-light wooden
casement above. All rear windows are C20. Interior has spine beams, part
chamfered and stopped, that to centre bay with narrow chamfer and bar stops.
Listing NGR: SP5169797359
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Source: English Heritage
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