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The Old Cottage Ye Olde Cottage, Great Alne

Description: The Old Cottage Ye Olde Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 305418

OS Grid Reference: SP1179059380
OS Grid Coordinates: 411790, 259380
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2325, -1.8288

Location: B4089, Great Alne, Warwickshire B49 6HR

Locality: Great Alne
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: B49 6HR

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Listing Text

7/69 Ye 01de Cottage
01/02/67 (Formerly listed as Church
Walk (2 cottages))


includes The Old Cottage, Henley Road.
Pair of cottages. C17, with some C18 refacing and C18/C19 wing to rear. Timber
framing with lath and plaster; cross wing largely faced with, and addition of,
whitewashed brick with brick dentil cornice. Thatch roof; cross wing on left has
mostly tiled roof; regular coursed lias and brick external stack, and brick
stacks. L-plan, with cross wing to left. 2 storeys; 4-window range. Main range
has exposed framing, partly underbuilt on right. C19 plank door with tile hood.
C18, C19 and C20 casements throughout, one with old leaded light. Cross wing (Ye
Olde Cottage) has wide external stick with fire window. Left return side to
Church Walk is a 2-window range. Casements with glazing bars, those on ground
floor 3-light under segmental arches. 2 hipped dormers. Entrance in one storey
and attic wing to rear has ribbed door and open porch. To rear: Exposed framing.
Interior noted as having exposed framing. The Old Cottage has late C20
two-storey, 2-window addition on right.

Listing NGR: SP1179059380

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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