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The Cottage, Codford

Description: The Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 313534

OS Grid Reference: ST9721439597
OS Grid Coordinates: 397214, 139597
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1556, -2.0412

Location: A36, Codford, Wiltshire BA12 0NB

Locality: Codford
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 0NB

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Listing Text

ST 93 NE
(off south side)
7/61 The Cottage
Detached house. C17, extended to north c1700, services rebuilt mid
C19. Square-panelled timber-framing with rendered wattle and daub
panels to C17 range, early C18 range in dressed limestone, C19
brick and rubble stone wing, thatched roof with coped verge to
north and hip to south. L-plan; 2-bay timber-framed build with
stone fire bay and one-bay c1700 to north and C19 wing to south
west. Two-storey, 2-window west front. Four-panelled door with
wooden porch with crude Ionic columns, 2-light casement to right
and 3-light wood mullioned casement to first floor of timber-framed
build, stone range to left has 3-light mullioned casement to both
floors and string course. Left return has blocked chamfered light
to attic. Rear has 3-light mullioned casement to ground and first
floors of stone build, 2-light and 3-light ground floor casements
to timber-framed build, 3-light casement to first floor left and
oriel on carved wooden brackets with leaded casements to right.
C19 service wing has planked door and two segmental-headed 2-light
casements to ground floor, two 2-light first floor casements,
external rendered stack to gable end. Rear of wing has planked
door and first floor oriel with casements.
Interior: Two-bay C17 range has chamfered beams with stepped
stops, open fireplace with chamfered lintel on chamfered stone
jambs with bar stops, door with 2 moulded panels to ground floor.
Timber-framed former external wall exposed between C17 range and
services, retaining blocked 3-light wood mullioned window. Parlour
of c1700 has stone fireplace surround with chamfered jambs and
lintel, window shutters with fielded panels and door with 2 fielded
panels. First floor has chamfered beams and planked doors, tongue
and groove partitions. Plain collar and tie-beam roof of light
scantling over C17 range. A little altered example of a house of
several phases.

Listing NGR: ST9721439597

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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