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Latitude: 52.4775 / 52°28'38"N
Longitude: -3.0036 / 3°0'13"W
OS Eastings: 331931
OS Northings: 287088
OS Grid: SO319870
Mapcode National: GBR B6.K15L
Mapcode Global: VH75X.WZGN
Entry Name: Swallowbeck Cottage
Listing Date: 21 March 1968
Last Amended: 2 January 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1054563
English Heritage Legacy ID: 256997
Location: Colebatch, Shropshire, SY9
Civil Parish: Colebatch
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Bishop's Castle
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
SO 38 NW COLEBATCH C.P. COLEBATCH
5/83 Swallowbeck Cottage
[formerly listed as
Ivy Cottage (formerly
21/3/68 the Firs)]
House, now cottage. Circa C14 with later alterations and C20 addition.
Timber framed with rendered infil, painted uncoursed rubble, painted
brick, and graded stone slate roof. Remains of one framed bay, probably
of former open hall house. One storey and garret. Framing: close
studding with middle rail; arch-braced cruck truss in eastern gable end.
Large painted uncoursed rubble and rendered end stack to east. 2-light
C19 ground floor casement to north, two C19 attic casements and ground
floor C20 French casements to west. Entrance in mid to late C20 addition
to south-east. Interior: large fireplace with lintel and adjoining
staircase, chamfered beams. N.W. Alcock, Cruck Construction. An
Introduction and Catalogue. C.B.A., 1981, P.143.
Listing NGR: SO3193187088
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