Description: Boons Cottage
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
DOWNTON CHARLTON ALL SAINTS
SU 12 SE
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(Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury)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
Source: English Heritage
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