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Yew Tree Cottage, Bucknell

Description: Yew Tree Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 257525

OS Grid Reference: SO3567373836
OS Grid Coordinates: 335673, 273836
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3588, -2.9460

Location: B4367, Bucknell, Shropshire SY7 0AA

Locality: Bucknell
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY7 0AA

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Listing Text

SO 37 SE
12/22 Yew Tree Cottage
- [formerly listed as
Yewtree Cottage (
Doctors' house and
bank premises)]

Cottage. Early C17 with later additions and alterations. Timber framed
with rendered infill on rubblestone plinth; slate roof. 2 storeys; 2 framed
bays. Framing: square panels, 4 from cill to wall-plate with short straight
tension braces. Projecting double-purlin ends and renewed collar and tie
beam end trusses with V-struts from collars. Mid-C20 three-light casements
to left and right of contemporary gabled porch with inner C20 boarded door
to right of centre; 2 sets of pairedC20 casements directly below eaves with
carved brackets to corners and centre of earlier cills. Internal end stack
to left has shaft rebuilt in C20 brown brick. Interior. Left ground-floor
room has deep-chamfered cross-beam ceiling and heavy joists; similar deep-
chamfered spine beam and joists to right ground-floor room, which has square
panels exposed to original back wall. Square panels also to central cross
wall, which has timber frame exposed to collar beam level. Full-length C20
planted timber frame lean-to to rear is not of special architectural interest.

Listing NGR: SO3567373836

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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