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Fox Cottage, School House and Fern Cottage littlecote school Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Farringdon, Hampshire

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Latitude: 51.1102 / 51°6'36"N

Longitude: -0.9806 / 0°58'50"W

OS Eastings: 471461

OS Northings: 135040

OS Grid: SU714350

Mapcode National: GBR B8K.BX5

Mapcode Global: VHDYJ.YCG8

Entry Name: Fox Cottage, School House and Fern Cottage littlecote school Cottages

Listing Date: 11 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1179329

English Heritage Legacy ID: 142349

Location: Farringdon, East Hampshire, Hampshire, GU34

County: Hampshire

District: East Hampshire

Civil Parish: Farringdon

Built-Up Area: Upper Farringdon

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Farringdon All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text


2/62 Fox Cottage, Littlecote (No 2,
School Cottages) School House and
Fern Cottage


A row of 4 different cottages. C17, C18 and C20. At the east end Fern Cottage
is a small 2-storeyed house of the C18, with a plain tiled roof, brick walls of
Flemish bond with cambered ground-floor openings, one upper and 2 lower casements,
and a boarded door in a plain frame. At the west end the largest and oldest unit
is 1 storey and attic, 2 above 3 windows with a west end outshot; thatched roof
with one eyebrow dormer, the lower part of the east side being tiled, with a gabled
dormer. The walls have exposed massive timber framing, with plaster and brick
(herringbone) infill, the east now mostly painted brickwork. Casements, and plain
doors, the east side with a tiled canopy showing that this end of the former
cottage has been made into a separate dwelling Littlecote). The middle building
(old School House) was a hall school (1844 to 1925), but now has an upper floor
with 3 dormers;the top part of the roof is thatched, with a central bellcote, the
lower is tiled, with 3 flat-roofed dormers, the walls being C20 brickwork.
Casements, and a doorway within a porch.

Listing NGR: SU7116735186

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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