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Latitude: 51.2088 / 51°12'31"N
Longitude: -1.9173 / 1°55'2"W
OS Eastings: 405874
OS Northings: 145517
OS Grid: SU058455
Mapcode National: GBR 3Y6.230
Mapcode Global: VHB52.QW85
Entry Name: Margaret Cottage
Listing Date: 4 July 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1023990
English Heritage Legacy ID: 319827
Location: Orcheston, Wiltshire, SP3
Civil Parish: Orcheston
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Salisbury Plain
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ORCHESTON ORCHESTON ST. MARY
SU 04 NE
2/191 Margaret Cottage
Detached cottage. Mid C17. Painted flint and limestone in rough
chequers, corrugated iron roof formerly thatched, axial brick
stack. Baffle-entry plan. 2-storey, 3-window front. Central
half-glazed door in C20 porch, two 2-light casements to right and
one C20 2-light casement and one C19 casement to left. First floor
has two C20 2-light casements and one 2-light C19 casement. Right
return has one 2-light casement to first floor. Left return has
attached lean-to extension to ground floor. Rear has two 2-light
casements to ground floor and one 2-light casement to first floor.
Included mainly for interior features; C17 plan and very fine
carved and moulded ceiling beams and matching bressumer to blocked
open fireplace with, brick jambs reused from unknown building. Bay
added to right of C17 2-room cottage is probably C18.
(Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury)
Listing NGR: SU0587645516
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