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Oak Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Wigmore, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3153 / 52°18'55"N

Longitude: -2.8607 / 2°51'38"W

OS Eastings: 341424

OS Northings: 268927

OS Grid: SO414689

Mapcode National: GBR BD.W6DF

Mapcode Global: VH76Z.C2JD

Entry Name: Oak Cottage

Listing Date: 11 June 1959

Last Amended: 11 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1081776

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150234

Location: Wigmore, County of Herefordshire, HR6

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Wigmore

Built-Up Area: Wigmore

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Wigmore Abbey

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

WIGMORE CP BROAD STREET (east side)
SO 4068 - 4168
9/55 Oak Cottage (formerly
listed as House next to
and south of the
11.6.59
Methodist Chapel)
GV II
House. Probable C16 origins with C17 additions and mid-C19 and mid-C20
alterations. Part faced with stucco, part timber-framed with painted brick
and rendered infill and some weatherboarding. Slate and corrugated metal
roofs; main range has large C19 central brick ridge stack. Main part of
two bays aligned north/south with large central chimney forming probable
lobby entrance. Two storeys. West front elevation: two ground floor
windows with two-centred arched heads, Y-traceried glazing bars and 2-light
casements; two first floor 3-light casements. Central entrance has a flat
canopy on metal brackets and a two-centred arched doorway with a C20 half-
glazed door and a traceried fanlight above. The C17 south wing is of probably
two framed bays and two levels. Framing: originally of three rows of square
panels from sill to wall-plate but the roof has been raised and an additional
row of panels inserted at eaves level. There are two multi-paned windows with
plank weatherings flanking a C20 door in the west elevation. Also large door
at south end: There is also a C17 wing to the rear elevation. (RCHM, Herefs
III, p 209, item 5).


Listing NGR: SO4142868924

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