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Wheatsheaf Cottage, Barford

Description: Wheatsheaf Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 307929

OS Grid Reference: SP2743061130
OS Grid Coordinates: 427430, 261130
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2477, -1.5996

Location: High Street, Barford, Warwickshire CV35 8BU

Locality: Barford
Local Authority: Warwick District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV35 8BU

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Listing Text

BARFORD High Street
(south side)
No 18 and Wheatsheaf
- Cottage No 20


Circa C17 timber-framed cottage range, eastern part of No 20 refronted in brick
and stone. Steeply pitched plain tile roof with gabled ends. Two storeys,
five-window range. At first floor five C19 3-light casements, each set with
centre horizontal sliding sash. At ground floor of No 18 a four-panel door
under late C19 gabled porch, and a rectangular oriel bay window with tiled roof
and supported on three brackets. At ground floor of No 20 a four-panel door
with adjoining two-light casement, both under lean-to tiled roof. Central
four-light casement with centre horizontal sliding light, and rectangular bay
window with tiled roof set in bricked-up former carriage archway. One brick
ridge chimney stack to No 20. Attached to west gable of No 18, one storey one
bay mid C19 building. Brick with steeply pitched plain tile roof with gabled
end. Moulded brick eaves cornice. Building set back 3 ft from front wall of
No 18. Large mid-C19 sash window with glazing bars under rusticated lintel and
cill. Timber framing in west gable.

Listing NGR: SP2743061130

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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