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The Cottage, Hodnet

Description: The Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 February 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 260219

OS Grid Reference: SJ6205127969
OS Grid Coordinates: 362051, 327969
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8479, -2.5649

Location: Websters Lane, Hodnet, Shropshire TF9 3NJ

Locality: Hodnet
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: TF9 3NJ

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Listing Text

SJ 6028-6128
13/65 The Cottage


House. Mid- and late C16 (porch dated 1546) with mid-C17 additions.
Timber framed with painted brick nogging on roughly dressed red sandstone
plinth. C20 machine tile roofs. Framing: square panels (3 and 4 from
wall plate to ground plate) with corner braces. Porch with closely-
spaced studs and middle rails, C16 hall range of 2 framed bays, C17
projecting gabled cross wing to right of 2 framed bays, and C16 porch
in angle. One storey and attic over basement with 2-storey porch.
C19 external brick end stack to right of hall range with 4 circular
shafts and C19 external lateral brick-stack at rear with 2 circular
shafts. Raking semi-dormer off-centre to left, altered in mid-C20.
3:1:2 window front; C20 two- and 3-light wooden casements with C20
stepped wooden cills. Timber framed gabled porch consisting of jetted
first floor with moulded bressumer (dated 1546) on shaped brackets and
jettied gable with roll-moulded bressumer on shaped brackets and parallel
diagonal framing. C20 nail-studded boarded door. Collar and
tie-beam end trusses with queen struts and V-struts. One post at rear
of hall range with scotch. Timber framed and brick lean-to at rear
with 6-panelled door. Interior not inspected but chamfered spine beams
noted in cross wing and the owner (April 1986) reports some panelling in
the cross wing and a winder stair.

Listing NGR: SJ6205127969

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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