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The Old Cottage, Bromham

Description: The Old Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 311215

OS Grid Reference: ST9534666638
OS Grid Coordinates: 395346, 166638
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3988, -2.0683

Location: 2 Silver St Lane, Bromham, Wiltshire SN15 2EL

Locality: Bromham
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN15 2EL

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Listing Text


2/65 The Old Cottage


House, C16 or earlier, raised in C17. Timber-frame and painted
brick to front, rubble stone to rear. Ridge and East end stacks.
Thatched hipped roof. 2 storeys. North front has exposed framing
with upper windows above original wall-plate. Added upper framing
has angle bracing. One centre 4-light timber-mullion window with
leaded lights and carved lintel. C20 windows each side. Left side
and East end wall are rebuilt in painted brick. Ground floor has
C20 lean-to projection with door, heavy square framing to right and
one C20 3-light leaded window. West end wall is rubble stone with
timber-framing under eaves. Rear is mostly sandstone and ironstone
rubble with one C18 3-light beaded stone mullion window to first
floor left.
Interior: Centre heavy chamfered spine beam with stepped stops.
Timber-lintel fireplace. Roof has 2 heavy trusses of previous
steeper-pitched roof within. Some smoke-blackening, possibly
indicating former hall-house.

Listing NGR: ST9534666638

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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