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Down Barn Cottage, West Overton

Description: Down Barn Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 311370

OS Grid Reference: SU1308669531
OS Grid Coordinates: 413086, 169531
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4246, -1.8132

Location: West Overton, Wiltshire SN8 1QE

Locality: West Overton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN8 1QE

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Listing Text

9/118 Down Barn Cottage
Cottage. c1850-70. Sarsen with brick quoins and dressings.
Thatched roof. Two storeys, 'T'-plan with entrance, now blocked,
lateral to stem of 'T' leading to stair hall. Now a boarded
entrance door to living room. Paned casement windows and thatch
swept over two flush dormers. Gable stacks.
Interior has large fireplace with mantel beam to living room, with
oven at side. A surviving example of the remote shepherd's cottage
still retaining the traditional large fireplace.

Listing NGR: SU1308669531

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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