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Wylands Cottage, Wylye

Description: Wylands Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 March 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 320555

OS Grid Reference: SU0074037645
OS Grid Coordinates: 400740, 137645
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1381, -1.9908

Location: Dyer Lane, Wylye, Wiltshire BA12 0RW

Locality: Wylye
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 0RW

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Listing Text

SU 03 NW
(south side)
2/121 Wylands Cottage
Detached cottage. Mid C17. Dressed limestone to left part,
timber-framing to right, tiled roof formerly thatched, with coped
verge to left and half-hip to right, brick stacks. Former through
passage plan. Single storey and attic, 2-window. Planked door in
tiled porch to left of centre, 3-light ovolo-mullioned casement
with hoodmould to left two 2-light casements to right. Large 2-
storey stone dormer to left has 3-light ovolo-mullioned casement
with hoodmould to attic and 2-light ovolo-mullions casement above,
small gabled dormer with 2-light casement to right, right part of
timber-framed build is weatherboarded. Left return has chamfered
light casement to first floor. Right return has two 2-light
casements. Rear has flat-roofed extension, gabled porch and
casements, three gabled dormers to roof. Interior retains C17
features; deep chamfered beams with stepped stops, open fireplace
with chamfered lintel on chamfered stone jambs and planked doors to
ground floor. First floor has 2 moulded stone Tudor-arched
fireplaces, the middle room fireplace with rosettes in spandrels
and herringbone brick back. East room has carved wooden spice
cupboard door with butterfly hinges. Formerly a through-passage
plan cottage with the middle stack against the passage; stairs now
fill the passage.

Listing NGR: SU0074037645

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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