Description: Thackstone Cottage
Date Listed: 15 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 234852
OS Grid Reference: SP7272253412
OS Grid Coordinates: 472722, 253412
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1742, -0.9380
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SP 7254 BLISWORTH STOKE ROAD
10/29 No.21 (Thackstone Cottage)
House. Mid-late C17, partly rebuilt late C18 following fire damage, with C20
alterations and extension. Coursed squared limestone banded with ironstone,
thatch roof, brick end and ridge stacks. 3-unit plan. 2 storeys and attic;
4-window range. C20 door to left of centre with wood lintel and C20 thatched
hood. 2-light casement windows to ground and 1st floors, except for small window
to right of centre; all with wood lintels. Quoins, stone-coped gable to left and
2-storey brick extension to right end. Gable end facing street has fine
composition of 2-light stone-mullioned cellar windows, chamfered plinth, 3-light
stepped and wave-moulded stone mullion windows to ground and lst floors with
stepped hood moulds, similar 2-light stone mullion window to attic, with hood
mould, and stone-coped gable with kneelers. Interior has stop-chamfered spine
beams and open fireplace with chamfered bressumer.
Listing NGR: SP7272253412
Source: English Heritage
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