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17, Horse Road, Hilperton

Description: 17, Horse Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 314470

OS Grid Reference: ST8661059725
OS Grid Coordinates: 386610, 159725
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3365, -2.1936

Location: Horse Road, Hilperton, Wiltshire BA14 7PE

Locality: Hilperton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA14 7PE

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Listing Text


(south side)

7/343 No 17



Detached cottage, formerly two. C16. Part timber frame with brick .
nogging, part limestone rubble, including base courses, gable wall,
and extension at right; thatched roof. A three-bay cruck cottage
with cross-passage, the right end rebuilt in stone and with winder
stairs adjacent to fire openings. Front is single storey and
attic, three 2-light wood casements and a 4-pane sash to ground
floor, a 3-light and a 2-light wood casement over, each to eyebrow
dormer; brick stack to each gable. Door to light gabled hood near
centre, but original door seems to have been just to right of this.
Pair of crucks to left gable, with collar, tie-beam, and heavy
cross beam at lower level, all concealed in part by, later rubble
outbuilding. Back has lean-to with sheet metal canopy across full
width; two large buttresses to eaves in left bay.
Interior has blocked bressumer fireplaces at each end, and winder
stairs to each. Plank and muntin partition. Second cruck pair has
cambered collar but no tie-beam; one curved wind brace to south-
east. Building faces north-west. An early building which has seen
few changes in the C20.

Listing NGR: ST8661059725

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Source: English Heritage

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