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The Cottage, Elford

Description: The Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 272569

OS Grid Reference: SK1886510516
OS Grid Coordinates: 418865, 310516
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6920, -1.7223

Location: The Square, Elford, Staffordshire B79 9DB

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

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Listing Text

SK 1810-1910 ELFORD C.P. THE SQUARE (South-east side)

10/81 The Cottage

Cottage. Late C17. Timber framed with rendered infill panels;
plain tile roof; brick central off-ridge stack. 2 framed bays aligned
north-east/south-west facing north-west. Formerly one storey and attic,
eaves level raised to make 2 storeys, 2 square panels to original eaves
level and straight braces; 2 windows, late C19 glazing bar casements,
C20 door to left of centre. Partly exposed roof truss to left hand
(north-east) gable, with vertical struts between collar and tie beam.
Interior: central roof truss has V-struts above the collar, and formerly
carried an angled ridge piece. Large open fireplace, stopped and
chamfered ceiling beams. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SK1886510516

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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