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Cross Guns Cottage, Alcester

Description: Cross Guns Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 305274

OS Grid Reference: SP0931656859
OS Grid Coordinates: 409316, 256859
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2099, -1.8651

Location: Mill Lane, Alcester, Warwickshire B49 6LF

Locality: Alcester
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: B49 6LF

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Listing Text

SPO5NE (North side)
Oversley Green
2/114 No.21 (Cross Gunns Cottage)


Cottage, formerly two. C17. Timber framed with lath and plaster infill. Thatched
half-hipped roof; brick ridge stack. 2-unit outshut plan. One storey and attic;
one-window range. Gable end to road has jowled posts. Ribbed door on left, in
outshut with roof down to height of one metre. C20 metal casements with leaded
lights. Sides and rear have exposed framing, with jowled posts. Right return
side has C20 rendered porch with catslide roof and door facing road. Left and
right sides have raked roof dormer. Interior not inspected.
(E. Mercer, English Vernacular Houses, 1975, p.212).

Listing NGR: SP0931656859

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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