White Cottage, Thimbleby
Description: White Cottage
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
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THIMBLEBY MAIN STREET
TF 27 SW
4/54 White Cottage
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
Source: English Heritage
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