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Box Hedge Cottage, Idmiston

Description: Box Hedge Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 319968

OS Grid Reference: SU1872736425
OS Grid Coordinates: 418727, 136425
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1268, -1.7338

Location: High Street, Idmiston, Porton, Wiltshire SP4 0LH

Locality: Idmiston
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP4 0LH

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Listing Text

SU 13 NE
(east side)
3/75 Box Hedge Cottage

Cottage. C17 and C18. Timber framed with brick noggings, extended
in brick. Thatched roof. Single storey and attic, original
structure of 2 bays, lobby entry plan, extended to left in C18 as
single storey single bay, and raised in C20 to 2 storeys. One
added bay on left, with lean-to to front, C20. Framing 3.panels
high with corner braces. C20 boarded door in left framed bay
opposite stack. C19 timber casement windows, but one leaded and
one diamond pattern cast iron window in right extension. Three
flush dormers, and half-round dormer in left bay. Roof steeply
hipped to right.
Interior: North east bay with fireplace and oven, and original
stair to rear of stack. Right bay originally open to roof,
unheated, stack added later. Important as illustration of the
development of the lobby entry plan.
(RCHM Survey)

Listing NGR: SU1872736425

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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