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White Cottage, Thimbleby

Description: White Cottage

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 6 September 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 195239

OS Grid Reference: TF2396670027
OS Grid Coordinates: 523966, 370027
Latitude/Longitude: 53.2129, -0.1451

Location: B1190, Thimbleby, Lincolnshire LN9 5RE

Locality: Thimbleby
Local Authority: East Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN9 5RE

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Listing Text

TF 27 SW
(north side)
4/54 White Cottage
G.V. II*
Cottage. Late C16 with C18 addition and C20 alterations. Mud
and stud, underbuilt in part in brick, painted, with half hipped
thatched roof having decorative ridge and single axial brick
stack. Baffle entry - originally 2 unit plan. Single storey
with attics, 4 bay front, the end right hand bay is an addition.
Off centre planked door flanked by single 2 light C20 casements
and beyond to right a 3 light casement. In the roof are 2
through eaves dormers with thatched eyebrows. Interior has a
central smoke bay which is unusually complete of 2 studs with
stopped and chamfered bressumer. The sloping side walls have mid
rails and are of mud and stud construction. The main girder is
deeply chamfered with triangular stop. The wall studs rest on
padstones. The stairs are located beside the smoke bay which
tapers up towards the stack.

Listing NGR: TF2396670027

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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