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Compton Cottage, Brailes

Description: Compton Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 305790

OS Grid Reference: SP3036940193
OS Grid Coordinates: 430369, 240193
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0593, -1.5585

Locality: Brailes
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX15 5AY

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Listing Text

SP3040 (North side)
Upper Brailes
11/27 Compton Cottage


House. Probably early C17. Cruck-framed. Coursed ironstone rubble. Steeply
pitched C20 asbestos roof. Renewed brick end stack to left. Single storey plus
attic. 2-window range. End to road: Plank door with moulded wood frame and wood
lintel. Casement to right with wood lintel. Attic has renewed casement with wood
lintel. Right side: renewed casement to left has wood lintel. Renewed door to
right has C20 hood. Attic has 2 renewed C20 half-dormers. Interior: inglenook
fireplace with stop-chamfered bressumer and bread oven. Stop-chamfered beam.
Partly renewed joists. Cruck truss of 2 blades visible on ground
and attic floors. Purlins. Plank door with strap hinges.

Listing NGR: SP3036940193

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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