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Description: Beech Cottage
Date Listed: 27 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 284313
OS Grid Reference: TL9668673167
OS Grid Coordinates: 596686, 273167
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3213, 0.8846
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TL 97 SE STANTON THE STREET
3/50 Beech Cottage
House. C15: originally open hall, divided into 2 in early C19. One-and-a-
half storeys. Timber-framed and plastered in panels with comb pattern.
Thatched roof. Internal chimney-stack with plain red brick shaft. 3 small-
paned sash windows in flush frames to ground storey, 4 gabled dormers with
plaintiled roofs and 3-light single bar casements. 2 half-glazed doors with
moulded surrounds: a small gabled porch to Beech Cottage, and an early C19 2-
storey extension with shallow-pitched pantiled roof at the south end. The
house contains the remains of a 2-bay open hall, with smoke-blackened crown-
post roof: a short crown-post, braced 4 ways at the head. The entrance door
to Ivy Cottage (on north) leads into the original cross-entry, which has an
inserted chimney-stack backing up against it. The 2 doorways in the service
end partition have plain 4-centred arched heads; the 2 service rooms were made
into one and extended in the C17, with a chimney stack added on the north
Listing NGR: TL9668673167
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Source: English Heritage
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