Description: Elm Tree Cottage
Date Listed: 12 August 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 320432
OS Grid Reference: ST9868229155
OS Grid Coordinates: 398682, 129155
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0617, -2.0202
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ST 92 NE SUTTON MANDEVILLE PA NTERS ROAD
3/150 Elm Tree Cottage
House. C15 or early C16, altered late C16/early C17, C19 and C20. Rubblestone
with large quoins and padstones to crucks which are incorporated; heightened
in 2 stages in rubblestone (on left) and brick (on right). Thatched roof.
Original single-storey 4-bay open hall; floor inserted and range heightened
in two phases to give 2-storey facade; single-storey added bay on right.
Large 1989 porch addition. Entrance elevation: windows are 1989 small-pane
wooden casements. 1989 brieze-block porch addition has door, window, and
half-hipped plain tile roof, there is a 1-light window to its right and on
its left a partially-masked former doorway and a padstone; a small window
to far left. 3 windows to 1st floor. Roof hipped at left end, half-hipped
at right end, with broad, brick, cross-ridge stack to left of centre. Rear:
on right an early C20 brick outbuilding under catslide roof. Various windows,
mostly C20, but one late C16/C17 2-light chamfered mullion window with leaded
iron casement (the window possibly re-used as stone members are ill-fitting).
Left return: on left a quoined doorway with C20 6-panel door (4 panels glazed)
and bracketed corrugated-iron hood, a 3-light window to right and one of 2
lights above. Interior: on ground floor 2nd bay from left has spine-beam
with deep chamfer and lambs tongue stops; old joists. On 1st floor old floor-
boards and, between right-hand bays, plank and muntin panelling with some
scratch moulding. Two cruck frames survive, visible mostly on the 1st floor;
that at right terminates at wall plate; that at centre is full-height support-
ing square-section diagonally-set ridge-piece. Deep diagonally-laid through
purlins. Old plank-like rafters, in one section supporting wattle super-
structure. Roof timbers are smoke-blackened.
Listing NGR: ST9868229155
Source: English Heritage
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