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Description: Thingdon Cottage and Attached Wall
Date Listed: 9 June 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 233702
OS Grid Reference: SP9134871900
OS Grid Coordinates: 491348, 271900
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3376, -0.6607
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FINEDON STOCKS HILL
SP9171 (West side)
7/50 Thingdon Cottage and attached
(Formerly listed as Thingdon
House. Datestone 1862. Probably by E.F. Law for William Mackworth-Dolben.
Ironstone ashlar with slate and pantile roof. L-shape plan. 2 storeys. Elevation
abutting Stocks Hill of 2-window range with cross wing to right. Door opening to
left is now 2-light stone-mullion window. 4-light stone-mullion window to first
floor right has coats of arms at head; all enclosed by stepped drip mould and
set in arched recess. Ashlar gable parapets with kneelers and store stacks with
cornices at ends. Inscription "Thingdon Cottage" to left. Left gable has trefoil
with central V inscribed. Single storey, 3-window range to left has one 2-light
stone-mullion window and 2-stage buttress. Elevation to right is similar style
with 2- and 3-light stone-mullion windows with small gable above that at first
floor. Rear elevation also is similar style with arch head openings at ground
floor and 2- and 3-light stone-mullion windows. First floor windows have gables
over and first floor of cross wing has corbelled gable end. Double niche on
return wall of cross wing with detached central column. Various coats of arms
arid carved heads as label stops. Interior riot inspected. C19 ironstone wall
attached to north abutting Stocks Hill has part ashlar coping and one square
Listing NGR: SP9134871900
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Source: English Heritage
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