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Town's End Cottage, Leighton and Eaton Constantine

Description: Town's End Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 258891

OS Grid Reference: SJ6099905666
OS Grid Coordinates: 360999, 305666
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6473, -2.5779

Location: B4380, Leighton, Shropshire SY5 6SN

Locality: Leighton and Eaton Constantine
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 6SN

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Listing Text

SJ 60 NW
Town's End Cottage

Cottage. Early C17, re-modelled and extended mid-C19. Timber framed
with painted brick infill, purplish brown brick additions, machine
tile roof with fishscale bands and ornamental cresting, fretted barge-
boards and pointed finials to gables. Original T-plan with gable
projecting to front; single-storey mid-C19 addition to rear. One
storey and attic; framing: square and rectangular panels, 2 from
cill to wall-plate with short straight tension braces, jowled wall
posts and V-struts from collar to left gable end, 3 square panels to
front gable and V-struts from collar; mid-C19 fenestration, cast-
iron patterned casements, one to left and one to right of front gable,
which also has patterned casement above ledged door, one gabled eaves
dormer with fretted bargeboard and pointed finial to left of front
gable; integral yellow brick stack with twin diamond shafts to left
gable end and similar external stack (incorporating part of an earlier
stack) to right gable end. Interior: not inspected but likely to be
of interest.

Listing NGR: SJ6099905666

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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