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Forsters Cottage, Holt

Description: Forsters Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 314487

OS Grid Reference: ST8608561560
OS Grid Coordinates: 386085, 161560
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3529, -2.2012

Location: The Star, Holt, Wiltshire BA14 6RA

Locality: Holt
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA14 6RA

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Listing Text

(south side)

10/39 Forsters Cottage


National school, now detached cottage. 1834, converted 1980s.
Limestone ashlar, artificial stone slate roof with ashlar stack,
formerly bellcote. L-plan. Single-storey, 6-window. Central
gabled porch with Tudor-arched doorway with hoodmould and door with
8 fielded panels, coped verge, three square-headed 2-light windows
with cusped lights and hoodmoulds either side. Right and left
returns have tall square-headed 2-light window with cusped lights
and hoodmoulds. Rear wing has gabled half-dormers with 2-light
square-headed Perpendicular-style windows with hoodmoulds,
quatrefoiled lozenges over windows. Good example of little altered
village school with good detail.

Listing NGR: ST8608561560

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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