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Apple Tree Cottage, Etchilhampton

Description: Apple Tree Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 311588

OS Grid Reference: SU0483460382
OS Grid Coordinates: 404834, 160382
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3425, -1.9320

Location: Etchilhampton, Wiltshire SN10 3JJ

Locality: Etchilhampton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN10 3JJ

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Listing Text

SU 06 SW
(north side)
6/168 No 5 and No 6 Apple Tree Cottage
(formerly listed as Nos 5 and 6 Manor
30.10.84 Farm Cottages)


House, now two adjoined cottages. C15-C16, refaced early C19.
Brick with thatched roof. Rendered on east gable. Probably
originally a 2-bay open medieval hall with parlour bay at east end,
service bay at west, into which major stack inserted in C16 and
hall ceiled. Subdivided in C19. Entrance to No 5 into hall bay, a
boarded door. No 6 has gable entrance with half-glazed door.
Paned timber windows to No 5, mid C20 metal windows to No 6.
Central brick stack, and stacks to both gable ends.
Interior: Two closed cruck frames with Type C apex, a central open
truss probably removed when major stack inserted. Living Room to
No 6 has double bar stopped chamfers to spine beam, spine beam to
upper bay in No 5 has double-lobed bar stops. Major stack has high
chamfered timber fire lintel on stone jambs. Left gable extended
to incorporate a second stack, probably C17, with oven or smoking

Listing NGR: SU0483460382

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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