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Cottage of Content Public House, Bidford-on-Avon

Description: Cottage of Content Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 305087

OS Grid Reference: SP1071751206
OS Grid Coordinates: 410717, 251206
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1590, -1.8447

Location: Welford Road, Bidford-on-Avon, Warwickshire B50 4NP

Locality: Bidford-on-Avon
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: B50 4NP

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Listing Text

(North side)
10/75 Cottage of Content Public
11/12/69 House


Public house. C17. Front of brick replacing timber frame, and right hand
section of coursed stone; whitewashed . Left return has tension brace
framing with whitewashed brick infill above coursed lias. Ground floor: Old
tile roof with brick end chimney on right and internal stack to rear. L-plan,
possibly originally single-ended hall house; cross wing on left flush with
front. One storey and attic, cross wing very slightly taller. One window and
small window between floors; 3 ground floor windows. Late C20 door and porch.
C19 and C20 casements under segmental and cambered arches. To rear timber
framed cross wing gable and lower later lias range attached. Interior: broad
chamfered ceiling beam and inglenook fireplace with chamfered bressumer.
(V.C.H. : Warwickshire, III, p.51).

Listing NGR: SP1071751206

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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