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Latitude: 51.1268 / 51°7'36"N
Longitude: -1.7338 / 1°44'1"W
OS Eastings: 418727
OS Northings: 136425
OS Grid: SU187364
Mapcode National: GBR 50R.6HW
Mapcode Global: VHB5K.WYS2
Entry Name: Box Hedge Cottage
Listing Date: 29 May 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1135685
English Heritage Legacy ID: 319968
Location: Idmiston, Wiltshire, SP4
Civil Parish: Idmiston
Built-Up Area: Porton
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Idmiston with Porton Gomeldon St Nicholas
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
IDMISTON HIGH STREET, Porton
SU 13 NE
3/75 Box Hedge Cottage
Cottage. C17 and C18. Timber framed with brick noggings, extended
in brick. Thatched roof. Single storey and attic, original
structure of 2 bays, lobby entry plan, extended to left in C18 as
single storey single bay, and raised in C20 to 2 storeys. One
added bay on left, with lean-to to front, C20. Framing 3.panels
high with corner braces. C20 boarded door in left framed bay
opposite stack. C19 timber casement windows, but one leaded and
one diamond pattern cast iron window in right extension. Three
flush dormers, and half-round dormer in left bay. Roof steeply
hipped to right.
Interior: North east bay with fireplace and oven, and original
stair to rear of stack. Right bay originally open to roof,
unheated, stack added later. Important as illustration of the
development of the lobby entry plan.
Listing NGR: SU1872736425
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