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Description: Ivy Cottage
Date Listed: 14 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279614
OS Grid Reference: TM1157474356
OS Grid Coordinates: 611574, 274356
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3265, 1.1034
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YAXLEY MELLIS ROAD (NORTH SIDE)
TM 17 SW
3/156 Ivy Cottage
House, latterly 3 dwellings. Early to mid C17 in 2 builds, altered C20.
Timber frame, plastered. Thatched roof. 3 cell plan: parlour and stack bays
to right as earlier surviving section, 3 hall and service bays to left appear
to be a subsequent rebuilding. 1 storey and attic throughout. Central C20
projecting lean-to entrance porch, C20 windows, to far left and on upper
storey earlier 2-light glazing bar casements, central eyebrow thatched 2-light
dormer. 2 ridge stacks to right and to left of centre, that to left slightly
larger. Left or service end roof hipped with catslide over a clay lump lean-
to outshut. Right or parlour gable end 2-light casements, exposed plates and
purlins. To rear 2-light casements and to left 1 storey C20 pantiled
outbuildings. Interior: parlour has close studding, stop chamfered axial
binding beam, cranked braces in walling, removed arched braces to cambered tie
beams. Hall has an ogee stopped fireplace bressumer, stop chamfered cross
axial binding beams, jowled storey posts, arched braces to a tie beam, all
Listing NGR: TM1157474356
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Source: English Heritage
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