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Step Cottage, Wales

Description: Step Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 335854

OS Grid Reference: SK4770482652
OS Grid Coordinates: 447704, 382652
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3386, -1.2850

Location: Church Street, Wales, Rotherham S26 5LQ

Locality: Wales
County: Rotherham
Country: England
Postcode: S26 5LQ

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Listing Text

(west side)
4/103 No 22 (Step Cottage)
House. Probably C16 core, encased C18, C19 and later alterations. Internal
timber framing, pebble-dashed stone, renewed pantile roof. 2 timber-framed
bays with partial outshut to rear right and later 1-storey addition to left
return. 2 storeys, 2 windows to 1st floor. Glazed C20 porch encloses part-
glazed door; flanking casements with glazing bars, similar 2-light window on
left; C20 casement to addition on left. 1st floor: 2-light horizontally-sliding
sashes with glazing bars. Rebuilt stone end stack on right, ridge stack near
left end. Right return: base of projecting end stack remains. Left return:
L-shaped addition with monoclinal roof and tall stack. Interior: encased timber
framing of which the rear wall posts and a bressumer beam are visible on ground
floor. 1st floor: 5 wall posts. The central truss with original stud infill
and braces to the tie beam with door-head cut-out; framing of left end visible
from loft over addition. Renovation photographs (in possession of owner at
time of resurvey) show curved braces to the wall plates and a roof of collared
common-rafter form.

Listing NGR: SK4770482652

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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