Description: Low Key Green Cottage
Date Listed: 7 July 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 327503
OS Grid Reference: NZ8028304729
OS Grid Coordinates: 480283, 504729
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4317, -0.7639
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EGTON KEY GREEN
NZ 80 SW
8/33 Low Key Green Cottage
House and attached outbuilding. Early C18: outbuilding re-built in C19:
some C20 alteration. Originally cruck-framed, encased in rubble sand-
stone; rebuilt part in hammered sandstone; pantile roofs. 1½-storey,
2-bay house front to left of 1-storey, 2½-bay rebuilt range of out-
buildings. C20 cross-passage door at left end of outbuilding range. Two
windows to right, one pivoting, one partly blocked. Hammered lintels to
all these openings. Corbelled eaves and coped right end gable. House
front: fixed-light firewindow beneath rough timber lintel to left of door.
C20 3-light casement further left and enlarged C20 window at left end.
Small light inserted in first floor over ground floor casement. Coped
gables and end stacks. Interior. Chamfer-stopped beams and chamfered
square-section joists in ground floor rooms left of cross passage. One
pair of crossed-apex upper crucks, raised on fireplace bressummer survive
in attic room left of cross passage.
Listing NGR: NZ8028304729
Source: English Heritage
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