Description: White Cottage
Date Listed: 11 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 247598
OS Grid Reference: SU6879494689
OS Grid Coordinates: 468794, 194689
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6468, -1.0071
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WATLINGTON CHAPEL STREET
SU6894 (East side)
6/126 No.42 (White Cottage)
Two cottages, now house. Two ranges: C15/early C16, remodelled in C17 and late
C18 to right; mid C18 to left. English bond brick on flint base to left:
cruck-framed range to right, clad in flint rubble with late C18 brick quoins and
vertical strips. Gabled roof, thatched and old tile to left, thatch to right;
C19 brick left end stack and C17 brick ridge stack. C15 open hall, with C17
floor inserted and with mid C18 two-unit range added. One storey and attic.
2-window range to left has segmental arches over C20 ground-floor casements, and
C20 half-dormer casements: leaded fire-window to right. One-window range to
right has flat brick arch over C20 two-light casement, and 2-light leaded dormer
casement. C20 door to rear. Interior: ogee-stopped beams to left. Quarter-turn
stairs adjoining stack. 3-bay raised cruck roof with curved windbraces and smoke
blackening in right range, with chamfered beam of inserted floor.
Listing NGR: SU6879494689
Source: English Heritage
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