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Elm Tree Cottage, Sutton Mandeville

Description: Elm Tree Cottage

Grade: II
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

Location: Panters Road, Sutton Mandeville, Wiltshire SP3 5LY

Locality: Sutton Mandeville
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP3 5LY

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list

(east side)

3/150 Elm Tree Cottage

- II

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

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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