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Description: Pound Cottage
Date Listed: 23 February 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 260247
OS Grid Reference: SJ6239429709
OS Grid Coordinates: 362394, 329709
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8635, -2.5600
HODNET C.P. WOLLERTON
SJ 62 NW
6/91 Pound Cottage
Cottage, latterly divided. Circa 1600 and mid C17 with late C19
alterations. Timber framed with wattle and daub and brick infill.
Right-hand gable end rebuilt in brick. Plain tile roof. Framing:
square panels (3 from sole plate to wall plate) with corner braces
and tension braces at rear. 2 framed bays. One storey and attic.
External brick end stack to right and C19 external brick lateral stack
to front off-centre to left. Large central C17 timber framed full
dormer with pair of C19 two-light wooden casements and collar and tie-
beam truss with queen struts and V-struts. Small window off-centre to
right and C19 two-light wooden casements to right. Pair of boarded
doors. Jettied left-hand gable end with moulded bressumer and stepped
queen-strut truss. C19 lean-to addition at rear. Interior: pair of
ovolo-moulded spine beams with run-out stops. Timber framed cross
wall with tension braces and chamfered ground-floor wall plate. Central
collar and tie-beam truss with queen struts and king post (tie-beam with
ovolo-moulding to east). The ovolo-moulded tie-beam suggests that the
cross wall was formerly external. The building probably begun as a
one-cell cottage which was later extended by one bay to the east. S.M.R.
report, No. 13936.
Listing NGR: SJ6239429709
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Source: English Heritage
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