Description: Conifer Cottage
Date Listed: 14 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 312240
OS Grid Reference: SU2303961305
OS Grid Coordinates: 423039, 161305
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3504, -1.6706
BURBAGE HIGH STREET
SU 26 SW (east side)
2/31 No 135 (Conifer Cottage)
Two cottages, now one house. Late C16, altered early C17 and
extended in C18. Timber framed with red brick noggings, thatched
roof. Addition line rendered. Single storey and attic, 4 bays,
with central stack. Original building at north end, 2 bays with
stack bay added. Addition also of 2 bays, with central stair hall.
Framing 2 panels high on brick sill and heavy curved corner braces,
but second bay altered to 3 panels high without braces. Central
entrance to extension within gabled open porch. Original building
has three C19 timber casement windows under segmental heads.
Addition has two 2-light timber casements with segmental heads.
One leaded window opposite stack. Large external stack to left
gable. Roof half hipped.
Interior: Original structure has queen post trusses. Elaborate
chamfer stops to spine beams.
Listing NGR: SU2303961305
Source: English Heritage
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