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Former Cottages Approximately 20 Metres to West of Number 39, Venusbank, Cound

Description: Former Cottages Approximately 20 Metres to West of Number 39, Venusbank

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259732

OS Grid Reference: SJ5538905918
OS Grid Coordinates: 355389, 305918
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6492, -2.6608

Locality: Cound
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 6AH

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Listing Text

COUND C.P. A458, Venusbank
SJ 50 NE
(south-west side)
4/78 Former cottage approx.
- 20 metres to west of
No.39 Venusbank
- II
Cottage, now pigsty. Late C17; eaves raised probably in early C18.
Timber framed with painted brick nogging; plain tile roof. 2 framed
bays. One storey and gable-lit attic. Integral brick end stack to left.
Framing: square panels, 3 from sole-plate to wall-plate. 2-leaf boarded
door off-centre to left; boarded loft and ground-floor doors in right-
hand gable end. Collar and tie-beam truss in right-hand gable end with
queen struts and V-struts. Interior not inspected but noted as having
chamfered beams and plain joists. The eaves have been raised by one
square panel, probably in the early C18; the timber frame has scotches.

Listing NGR: SJ5538905918

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Source: English Heritage

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