Description: Disused Cottage at Ngr Sj 3274 2838 (Yew Tree Cottage)
Date Listed: 2 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 255828
OS Grid Reference: SJ3274028380
OS Grid Coordinates: 332740, 328380
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8487, -3.0002
WHITTINGTON C.P. ASTON SQUARE
SJ 32 NW
SJ 3274 2838
7/114 Disused cottage at N.G.R.
SJ 3274 2838 (Yew Tree
Cottage, now disused. Late C17 with later additions and alterations. Timber
framed with painted brick infill and plinth, roughcast to front and left gable
end; graded slate roof. One storey and attic; 3 framed bays. Framing: visible
to back wall and right gable end; square panels with long straight tension braces
and some later horizontal members and braces. Horizontal sliding sash to centre
on ground floor with late C19 gabled eaves dormers (windows missing) to left
and right. C19 boarded door to far right under contemporary gabled hood.
Red brick integral lateral stack to centre of back wall. Interior. Ground
floor in 3 rooms divided by timber framed cross walls. Chamfered cross beam
and C19 wooden fireplace surround to centre room; ogee-headed surrounds to windows
on both floors to left gable end. Straight-flight staircase to far right behind
ledged and braced door has plain balusters to first floor. Single-purlin collar
and tie beam roof in 3 bays.
Listing NGR: SJ3274028380
Source: English Heritage
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