Description: Kea Cottage
Date Listed: 29 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 319915
OS Grid Reference: SU2050239331
OS Grid Coordinates: 420502, 139331
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1529, -1.7082
ALLINGTON VILLAGE CENTRE
SU 23 NW
4/17 Kea Cottage
Cottage. C17. Timber framed, underbuilt in brick, and thatched
roof. Single storey and attic, raised at front to 2 storeys.
Three bays, with single storey brick extension to left with tiled
roof. Entrance in left bay of original, building, a recessed door.
Windows, C20, leaded, in timber frames. Centre window of upper
floor has a small gable and 3 flush dormers at rear. Framing
originally 3 panels high, raised by half panel at front. Queen
strut trusses with clasped purlins, quarter-hipped to left. Stack
between bays 2 and 3.
Interior has inglenook fireplace to central bay, originally with 2
ovens. Chamfered spine beam with shaped stops and exposed joists.
Timber framed partitions on first floor. Garage inserted in left
bay and building extensively modernised in C20.
Listing NGR: SU2050239331
Source: English Heritage
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