British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Spring Cottage, Teffont

Description: Spring Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 320414

OS Grid Reference: ST9880632639
OS Grid Coordinates: 398806, 132639
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0931, -2.0184

Location: Teffont, Wiltshire SP3 5RA

Locality: Teffont
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP3 5RA

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

(east side)

1/188 Spring Cottage


Detached cottage. C16 and C17, left bay is C17 addition. Rubble
stone, thatched roof, brick stacks. T-plan. Single-storey and
attic, 3 windows. Planked door left of centre, two 2-light and two
3-light casements. Attic has one 3-light casement below raised
eaves of left bay, two full dormers with coped verges to right, one
with 3-light recessed chamfered mullioned window and one with 3-
light casement. Roof has coped verge to right. Left return has
blocked chamfered light. Rear has 3-light and 2-light casements
with C20 dormer to attic, rear wing to right has 2-light and 3-
light casements.
Interior has two open fireplaces, the north one has chamfered
lintel with rounded corners on stone jambs, the south fireplace has
renewed lintel, deeply chamfered beams with stepped stops, planked
doors with strap hinges. Rear wall, now within wing, has blocked
3-light wooden mullioned window. First floor has chamfered wooden
doorcase, with stops. Four-bay roof has one tier of heavy through
purlins, the centre bay is charred and smoke-blackened, suggesting
a cottage open to the roof, probably C16, floor inserted C17.

Listing NGR: ST9880632639

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.