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Latitude: 52.7092 / 52°42'33"N
Longitude: -1.8377 / 1°50'15"W
OS Eastings: 411064
OS Northings: 312407
OS Grid: SK110124
Mapcode National: GBR 3C3.47C
Mapcode Global: WHCGN.R53C
Entry Name: Porch Cottage
Listing Date: 15 January 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1188118
English Heritage Legacy ID: 272633
Location: Curborough and Elmhurst, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13
Civil Parish: Curborough and Elmhurst
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Lichfield St Chad
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
SK 11 SW CURBOROUGH AND ELMHURST
3/127 Porch Cottage
House. Late C15 with later alterations and additions. Timber-framed, the
outer walls replaced in brick; plain tile roof; brick ridge stack. 2 framed
by house aligned north-south facing west, extended to the north in the C19
and to the east in the C20. 2 storeys; 4 window front of C20 casements.
C19 gabled porch with shaped tile roof to left of centre garage door to left.
Exposed main wall posts. Interior: Large open fireplace in the south-west
corner of the south bay. Both ground floor rooms have very wide ceiling
joists. The main wall posts are heavily jowelled and have massive 2-way curved
braces. Rear wall retains large panel framing. Central queen strut roof
truss. Although altered, this remains a substantially intact hall with
screen's passage of possible quasi-aisled type.
Listing NGR: SK1106412407
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