Description: Friars Cottage
Date Listed: 25 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 312132
OS Grid Reference: SU0409257122
OS Grid Coordinates: 404092, 157122
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3132, -1.9427
URCHFONT HIGH STREET
11/226 Friars Cottage
Cottage. Late C16 or early C17. Timber framed and brick on
greensand high sills, thatched roof. Two storeys, basement and
attics. Two bays set end on to street, with half bay at further
end containing stack. Square framing, 2 panels high, to heavy
bressumer, and upper panel of close studding with straight corner
braces. Garage inserted into basement and stonework carried up to
form stack gable. Six-panelled door against central wall of bay
nearest road. Small canted bay window and three-light timber
windows. Gable rebuilt C18 to incorporate a second gable stack and
windows with segmental arched heads, the window frames replaced.
Single recessed dormer on south side.
Interior has date 1633 in plasterwork on upper floor.
Listing NGR: SU0409257122
Source: English Heritage
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