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Black and White Cottage, Elford

Description: Black and White Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 272556

OS Grid Reference: SK1881510501
OS Grid Coordinates: 418815, 310501
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6919, -1.7230

Location: Church Road, Elford, Staffordshire B79 9DA

Locality: Elford
Local Authority: Lichfield District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: B79 9DA

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Listing Text

SK 1810-1910 ELFORD C.P. CHURCH ROAD (North-east

10/69 Black and White Cottage

House. C17 with later additions. Timber framed with brick infill;
plain tile roof; brick integral end stacks. Formerly a single-cell
house aligned north-east/south-west facing north-west, C20 extension
to the north-east replacing a timber framed lean-to. C17 house to
the right, early C20 extension to the left. C17 house: 2 storeys
and attic, the upper floors are lit from the gable end, 3 square
panels to eaves and slightly curved braces; one casement with latticed
panes to ground floor left; central Victorian timber framed porch with
iron gate. C20 extension: 2 storeys, 2 windows, ground floor bay
window to left under a canopy, extended to the right to shelter a door.
The extension incorporates reused timber probably from the former lean-
to. The right hand (south-west) gable has an exposed roof truss with
3 vertical struts between collar and tie beam. Old photograph showing
the former lean-to in possession of the occupier at time of resurvey
(September 1985).

Listing NGR: SK1881510501

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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