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Four Northwood Cottages, Swynnerton

Description: Four Northwood Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 July 1992
English Heritage Building ID: 272403

OS Grid Reference: SJ8543942529
OS Grid Coordinates: 385439, 342529
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9799, -2.2183

Locality: Swynnerton
Local Authority: Stafford Borough Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST5 4DA

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Listing Text

SJ 84 SE SWYNNERTON FOXGLOVE LANE 953-0/2/10000 4 Northwood Cottages
Cottage. Probably c1860 (before 1877). Whitewashed massed concrete with plain-tile roof and brick ridge and end stacks. Single storey and attic with cross wing to left. Central C20 door in C20 porch with 2-light casement to right and a 2-light casement in dormer over this. To left in cross wing a 3-light casement with 2-light casement over. Small C20 single-storey extension on left end. Right end is semi-detached with No.3, (which is constructed of brick and not included). Interior has exposed joists. No 4 is an early example of massed concrete constructionjthe marks of the wooden slatting can be seen on the outside unplastered walls. A Sutherland estate map of 1858 does not show the cottages,but they appear on the first large scale O.S. map surveyed in 1877.

Listing NGR: SJ8543942529

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Source: English Heritage

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