Description: Duck's Puddle
Date Listed: 22 May 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 265130
OS Grid Reference: ST1380343114
OS Grid Coordinates: 313803, 143114
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1807, -3.2346
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ST1343 EAST QUANTOXHEAD CP
13/85 No 43 and 45
Cottage, now divided. C16 altered circa 1600. Roughcast over rubble, thatched roof, brick stacks gable ends and large
external stepped stack with brick chimney centre of facade, slate roofed bread oven projection. Plan: open hall house
ceiled, now 3 cell and cross passage, set into hillside. One and a half storeys, 2:2 bays; 2-light leaded casement
windows, ground floor two 2-light casement windows right and 3-light outer bay left, plank door to left of stack.
Single storey one bay, pantiled lean to addition on right return. Interior not viewed; said to contain arch braced
joint cruck trusses with remains of wind bracing, partly smoke blackened. Chamfered beams with step and runout stops;
stud and panel screen to left of cross passage with shouldered flat headed doorway, superior stud and panel screen on
low stone base to right, 4 centred arch doorway. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, August 1979; photograph in NMR).
Listing NGR: ST1380343114
Source: English Heritage
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