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Barleycorn Cottage, Alrewas

Description: Barleycorn Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 272489

OS Grid Reference: SK1678015321
OS Grid Coordinates: 416780, 315321
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7353, -1.7529

Locality: Alrewas
Local Authority: Lichfield District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: DE13 7BT

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Listing Text

SK 1615-1715 ALREWAS C.P. CHURCH ROAD (North side)
- No. 13 (Barleycorn Cottage)
and No. 15

House, now divided into two. C17, remodelled in the C18 with later
additions. Red brick replaces much of the earlier timber framing;
plain tile roof; brick integral end stack and ridge stack. Formerly
a 3-framed bay baffle-entry house aligned east-west facing south, an
extension wing on a north-south alignment was added to the south side
of the west bay, in the early C19. One storey and attic with dentilled
eaves band. Main range to the right, projecting gabled wing to the left;
2:2 windows, casements with segmental heads. Main range has a central
door, the wing has a blocked door to the left and a central integral end
stack. Interior: the central bay has a large open fireplace and an
ovolo-moulded spine beam; exposed wall framing, 3 square panels to eaves

Listing NGR: SK1678015321

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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