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The Cottage, Ilam

Description: The Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 274454

OS Grid Reference: SK1346850897
OS Grid Coordinates: 413468, 350897
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0552, -1.8005

Locality: Ilam
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: DE6 2AZ

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Listing Text


8/96 The Cottage


Cottage. c1855. By George Gilbert Scott. Coursed and squared
limestone rubble with ashlar quoins and dressings; shaped and hung
clay tiles to attic storey; shaped clay tile roof with plain tile
bands; ashlar ridge stack to left of centre and ashlar integral end
stack. Vernacular revival Swiss chalet style; 2-room plan. 1
storey and attic; 1:1:1 windows, central l½ storey gabled porch with
shaped and painted barge boards; ground floor has 2-light chamfered
mullioned windows with chamfered surrounds containing casements; the
3 gabled dormer windows are single light casements; the central one has
a bracketed sill, the outer ones shaped and painted barge boards;
central convex shoulder-headed doorway. An essential element of the
picturesque estate village rebuilt by Scott in the.1850's.

Listing NGR: SK1346650896

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Source: English Heritage

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