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Chilton Cottage, Chilton Foliat

Description: Chilton Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 310591

OS Grid Reference: SU3225670363
OS Grid Coordinates: 432256, 170363
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4314, -1.5374

Location: B4192, Chilton Foliat, Wiltshire RG17 0TE

Locality: Chilton Foliat
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: RG17 0TE

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Listing Text

(north side)

5/128 Nos 88, 89 and 90
Chilton Cottage


3 Cottages, now house, early-mid C15, restored 1975-7. Timber
framed on flint sill, brick and plaster infill. Thatched roof. 1
storey and attic. 5 bays, the right 2 bays originally an open hall
with inserted right gable stack, originally timber framed, and bay
to left a parlour, later a bootmakers workshop, also with later
inserted stack. 2 left bays with cross binder, a later extension
with gable stack and oven. Rear lean-to full length. Boarded doors
in 1st and 4th bays and iron casement windows with segmental brick
heads to ground floor; 2-and 3-light leaded windows to 4 flush
dormers. Thatch swept down over rear lean-to. Dates established
by C-14 with dendrochronological correction on post of frame and
wattle and daub. Thatch also dated by C-14 to 1580-1670.
Reference: Report in Wilts Buildings Records Library.

Listing NGR: SU3225670363

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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