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Yew Tree Cottage, West Overton

Description: Yew Tree Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 311404

OS Grid Reference: SU1303768046
OS Grid Coordinates: 413037, 168046
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4113, -1.8139

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

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Listing Text

(north side)
9/152 Yew Tree Cottage
House. C17 and early C19. Timber framed with colourwashed brick
noggings. Stone, and extended in brick. Thatched roof. Original
building on left, single storey and attic, 3 bays comprising 2
framed bays with gable stack on right forming a third stone bay, a
living hall and two inner rooms in left bay. Building extended
beyond stack by further 2-storey 3 bays in late C18-early C19.
Framing 3 panels high on stone sill, with wavy corner braces.
Entrance lateral to centre hall bay, a 6 panel beaded door with
simple canopy. Canted bay to right, and patterned leadwork to
parlour window on left. The extension is symmetrical about a
central half-glazed door with thatched canopy and flanking canted
bay windows. First floor 9-pane single hung sashes. Rear wing on
right has hipped roof. Stack of ribbed C17 brick, rebuilt at top.

Listing NGR: SU1303768046

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Source: English Heritage

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