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Boons Cottage, Downton

Description: Boons Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 319607

OS Grid Reference: SU1762023767
OS Grid Coordinates: 417620, 123767
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0130, -1.7502

Location: Lower Road, Downton, Wiltshire SP5 4HQ

Locality: Downton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP5 4HQ

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Listing Text

SU 12 SE
(west side)
4/48 Boons Cottage


Detached cottage. Late C17. Square-panelled timber-framing, half-
hipped thatched roof, axial brick stack. Baffle-entry, 3 bays.
2-storey, 2-window. Central planked door, one 2-light casement
either side. First floor has two 2-light casements. Right return
has 3-light casement to ground, first floor and attic. Left return
has one 2-light casement to first floor and attic, C20 casement to
ground floor. Rear has outshut heightened in C19 with 2-light
casements, first floor has single casement, corrugated iron to
outshut and to first floor timber-framing of rear wall.
Interior has large open fireplace in north room, with chamfered
lintel with runout stops, blocked fireplace in south room,
chamfered ceiling beams with step and runout stops, planked doors,
winding stairs replaced by stairs in outshut c.1800.
(Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury)

Listing NGR: SU1762023767

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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