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Ivy Cottage, Egham

Description: Ivy Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 289747

OS Grid Reference: TQ0190868532
OS Grid Coordinates: 501908, 168532
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4067, -0.5362

Location: Rosemary Lane, Thorpe, Surrey TW20 8QE

Locality: Egham
Local Authority: Runnymede Borough Council
County: Surrey
Country: England
Postcode: TW20 8QE

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Listing Text


Ivy Cottage (Nos 1-3
4/132(1/44) consec)


3 cottages, formerly farmhouse. Early C17 or earlier extended by one bay in C19 and exten-
sively restored in 1984. Timberframed having square panel with some diagonal tension braces
and brick infill. Tiled roof with offcentre multiple stack. 1 storey and attics, 4 windows.
4 modern gabled dormers with bargeboards. 4 renewed casements with wooden frames. 4 wooden
gabled porches; brick with tiled roofs. Simple oak plank doors. Modern brick extension to
rear, not of special interest. The interior of no 1 has old plank doors and exposed wind-
braces and tension braces. No.2 has jowled posts, windbraces, Queen post roof with deep tie
beam, sane traces of wattle and daub a 6 panelled door with original iron hinges and 2 other
door of 3 planks. Elm spine beam and joists. Posible original hall house as the ceiling in
no. 2 is of elm, a different material which suggests an inserted ceiling, but most of the
evidence has disappeared.

Listing NGR: TQ0190868532

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Source: English Heritage

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