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The Den, Pontesbury

Description: The Den

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259522

OS Grid Reference: SJ4217206803
OS Grid Coordinates: 342172, 306803
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6559, -2.8563

Location: Plealey Road, Pontesbury, Shropshire SY5 0UY

Locality: Pontesbury
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 0UY

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Listing Text


4/218 The Den

- II

Cottage. Probably late C17 or early C18. Timber framed with red brick infill,
rendered to front, corrugated iron roof over thatch. 2-cell plan. One storey,
open to roof in right-hand bay with loft to left; framing: irregular square
and rectangular panels, 2 from cill to wall-plate, long curving tension braces;
central boarded door flanked by 2 small late C19 windows (casement to left and
fixed-light to right); external brick end stack to right probably a later
addition and now with a mid-C19 lean-to abutting. Interior: consists of 2
rooms only divided by a timber framed cross wall. Included as an unaltered
example of a labourer's cottage.

Listing NGR: SJ4217206803

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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