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Description: Myrtle Cottage
Date Listed: 20 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 33668
OS Grid Reference: ST4733673919
OS Grid Coordinates: 347336, 173919
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4618, -2.7594
ST 47 SE CLAPTON IN GORDANO C.P. CLEVEDON LANE (north side)
4/3 Myrtle Cottage
House. C17 origin with later alterations and additions. Painted rubble, plain
tiled roof with stone ridge and gable stacks, some pantiles and double Roman
tiles. Lobby entry plan. 1 1/2 storeys, front has catslide roof to left over
small round-headed opening and porch with segmental-headed opening, door with
raised fillets and small round-headed opening to right; two 3-light casements to
right with C20 glazing and timber lintels, gabled dormer above with 3-light
round-headed window; single storey pantiled addition to right with 2-light
casement and door to side. Left return has large weathered external stack, set
in recess in stack at ground floor a 2-light round-headed window with round
mouldings and relieving arch, first floor similar 3-light window with hood mould
and relieving arch (of similar style and possibly re-used from Clapton Court (q.v.)),
small lancets to sides of stack. Right return has 2-light casement at first
floor. Rear has two 2-light and one 3-light casement, small single light
(probably for stair), gabled dormer with 2-light casement and 2 roof lights;
single storey lean-to addition to left with large 2-light casement and double
Roman tiled roof. Interior: chamfered beams, wide fireplace to ridge stack
with heavy chamfered lintel and remains of oven recess, C20 straight stair to
rear in position of former stair. Rest of interior not accessible.
Listing NGR: ST4733673919
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Source: English Heritage
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