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Description: Elm Bank
Date Listed: 18 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 235376
OS Grid Reference: SP7433639295
OS Grid Coordinates: 474336, 239295
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0471, -0.9175
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WICKEN LECKHAMSTEAD ROAD
SP7439 (West side)
17/139 No.6 (Elm Bank)
Cottage. Dated 1707 with C19 alterations. Coursed limestone rubble, thatch roof,
brick ridge and end stack. 2-storey, 2-window range. Two-unit lobby-entry plan.
C20 door just left of centre with wood lintel in C20 gabled porch. Sundial above
door and within porch with inscription to face: Memorandum/those 4 Elms
was/planted on this hill/in Feb. 1709 by RW AC and RB. 3-light casement window
to ground floor left, 2-light casement to ground floor right, and similar window
to ground floor far right, all with wood lintels. 2-light casements to 1st floor
in eyebrow dormers. Left end stack has datestone to base inscribed 17 W 07/RA.
Interior has chamfered spine beams and blocked inglenook with C19 cast-iron
Listing NGR: SP7433639295
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Source: English Heritage
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