Description: Old Cottage
Date Listed: 1 May 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 260623
OS Grid Reference: SJ5426441345
OS Grid Coordinates: 354264, 341345
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9675, -2.6824
WHITCHURCH URBAN C.P. DODINGTON (north-east
8/69 Nos. 8 (Old Cottage) and
House or part of house, now divided. C15 or C16, altered in the early C19
and mid-C20. Timber framed, of cruck construction, with painted brick
nogging, cement-rendered to front in imitation of framing. Slate roof.
Baffle entry plan of 2 or 3 framed bays, probably formerly part of hall
house. 2 storeys. Roughly central brick ridge stack. 3-window front;
C20 small-paned 2-light wooden casements. Boarded doors between first and
second and second and third windows from right, that to left with gabled
porch and small window to side. Right-hand gable end: exposed framing,
including collar and tie-beam truss with queen struts and V-struts. C20
additions at rear. Interior partly inspected. Full cruck truss in left-
hand end wall with collar and low tie-beam. Left-hand ground-floor room
with large joists and open fireplace with chamfered wooden lintel.
Listing NGR: SJ5426741343
Source: English Heritage
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