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Verger's Cottage, West Overton

Description: Verger's Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 311380

OS Grid Reference: SU1341168146
OS Grid Coordinates: 413411, 168146
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4122, -1.8085

Location: Church Hill, West Overton, Wiltshire SN8 4ER

Locality: West Overton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN8 4ER

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Listing Text

(west side)
9/128 No 74, Verger's Cottage,
and No 75
9.1.80 (Formerly listed as
Nos 74 and 75)
Two cottages at right angles. C17 and 1746. Sarsen blocks,
repaired and heightened in brick, thatched roof. No 75 comprises
end bay extension of Verger's Cottage and a l-bay forward extension
to road. Verger's Cottage is of 3 bays, single-storey and attic,
raised to 2 storeys in 1746 (on datestone), and part of front
rebuilt. Central boarded door with thatched canopy. Timber paned
casement windows and brick dentilled eaves. Rebuilt stack at
junction of extension now part of No 75. Projecting oven at rear.
Gable end of extension underbuilt in C20, and above, exposed timber
framed truss and half hipped roof. Awaiting renovation March 1986.

Listing NGR: SU1341168146

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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