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The Gardener's Cottage, Greatford

Description: The Gardener's Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 194481

OS Grid Reference: TF0887911875
OS Grid Coordinates: 508879, 311875
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6936, -0.3904

Location: Main Street, Greatford, Lincolnshire PE9 4QA

Locality: Greatford
Local Authority: South Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE9 4QA

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Listing Text

(south side)

5/96 The Gardener's


Cottage. C16 with C19 and C20 alterations. Oak timber framed,
close studding, with coursed limestone rubble plinth and under
building and clad in cyclopean rusticated render. Thatched roof
having single red brick axial and gable stacks. Originally lobby
entry plan. Single storey plus attics, 3 bay front having
central 3 light casements, flanked by 2 light similar windows,
timber lintels. The rear elevation has C20 fenestration, blocked
original door and 3 narrow 2 light dormers with thatched
eyebrows. Interior. Retains chamfered beam with run out stops.
Fireplace has deeply moulded C16 bressumer over inglenook. Some
reset C17 panelling under the windows.

Listing NGR: TF0887911875

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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