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Southend Cottage, Ogbourne St George

Description: Southend Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 311358

OS Grid Reference: SU1974373510
OS Grid Coordinates: 419743, 173510
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4602, -1.7172

Locality: Ogbourne St George
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN8 1SG

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Listing Text

7/106 Southend Cottage
Cottage. Early C17 and early C19. Sarsen with left bay timber
framed and tile hung on sarsen sill. Thatched roof. Single storey
and attic, 4 bays. Three bays to right have two panelled doors
within trellis porches, and 4 flush dormers. All windows C19
timber casements with exposed timber lintels. Left bay probably
part of timber framed house running north-south beyond main stack,
and linking with No 3 Southend (q.v.). Roof half-hipped both ends.
Interior has new fireplace in west bay with attached stair, bearing
date 1699. Billet decoration on moulded handrail. Bolection
fireplace on first floor of west bay, not seen and probably
(Mercer, E. English Vernacular Houses, p 216-217)

Listing NGR: SU1974373510

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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