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159, Botley Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Fareham, Hampshire

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Latitude: 50.8824 / 50°52'56"N

Longitude: -1.2704 / 1°16'13"W

OS Eastings: 451421

OS Northings: 109467

OS Grid: SU514094

Mapcode National: GBR 887.PLR

Mapcode Global: FRA 867R.T25

Entry Name: 159, Botley Road

Listing Date: 22 October 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1093502

English Heritage Legacy ID: 141447

Location: Fareham, Hampshire, SO31

County: Hampshire

District: Fareham

Town: Fareham

Electoral Ward/Division: Sarisbury

Built-Up Area: Locks Heath/Warsash/Whiteley B

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Sarisbury St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text

(South West Side)
No 159
SU 5109 16/287
Early C17. Timber framed cottage. Substantial framing with red brick infilling
(some panels plastered). Half hipped thatched roof carried low over single storey
southern part. Additional single storey timber framed northern outshut with pantiled
roof. Centre chimney stack. Thatched centre porch. 1 and a half storeys with
1 dormer. 3 windows. Interior has walls with exposed square panel framing (some
wattle and daub infill remains). Thick ceilings of mud and straw. Jacobean fireplaces,
former bread oven and cast iron early C17 fireback found under later grate. Original
staircase beside stack with triangular blocks of oak as steps, now replaced by
modern staircase. Some, possibly earlier, moulded and stopped ceiling beams.
Roof has collars, tie beams and wind braces. Very low doors to upper floor.
Village forge (which was across the road but is now demolished) formerly belonged
to the Harper family who lived in this cottage.

Listing NGR: SU5142009474

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