Description: Chilton Cottage
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
SU 37 SW CHILTON FOLIAT A.419
5/128 Nos 88, 89 and 90
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
Source: English Heritage
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