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Thatch Cottage, Hopesay

Description: Thatch Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 257652

OS Grid Reference: SO3881884407
OS Grid Coordinates: 338818, 284407
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4542, -2.9017

Location: Hopesay, Shropshire SY7 8HE

Locality: Hopesay
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY7 8HE

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Listing Text

SO 38 SE
4/147 Thatch Cottage
- II

Cottage. Probably late C17 with later additions and alterations.
Rendered timber frame on rubblestone plinth carried up to left gable
end; straw thatch roof. 2-cell plan. Small C19 casements to left
and right of central boarded door (glazed panel to top) under C20 gabled
timber porch, those to first floor directly under eaves. Integral end
stack to left with red brick shaft. Interior: inspection not possible
at time of resurvey (August 1986) but noted as having chamfered spine
beam and heavy joists to left ground-floor room, which also has inglenook
fireplace with C19 cast-iron cooking range.

Listing NGR: SO3881884407

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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