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Whitehouse Cottage, Biddulph

Description: Whitehouse Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 275237

OS Grid Reference: SJ8787058066
OS Grid Coordinates: 387870, 358066
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1196, -2.1827

Location: Akesmoor Lane, Biddulph, Staffordshire ST8 6RS

Locality: Biddulph
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST8 6RS

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Listing Text

SJ 85 NE
7/31 Whitehouse Cottage
- II

Cottage. Late C15, altered mid-C19 and C20. Timber frame on sandstone
plinth; wattle and daub and painted brick infill; Norfolk reed roof.
Single storey and attic. 3-framed-bay front of 4 windows; C20 casement
windows, 2 dormers with thatch swept over, to first floor left and centre
bays; square-panel framing; higher wall plate to right-hand bay, plinth
stepped down to left of centre bay (formerly entrance). Interior: 3 cruck
truss frames, slightly curved blades, apices not visible, running from
centre bay to left end; large firehood and ovolo-moulded spine beam to
centre bay; steps down to left bay with plain chamfered beam ceiling;
straight windbraces to roof construction. Developed from open hall and
downhouse with C17 (originally ceiled) bay added to right, C20 additions
to sides and rear.

Listing NGR: SJ8787058066

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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