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Isle of Rhea Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Bodenham, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.1642 / 52°9'51"N

Longitude: -2.6751 / 2°40'30"W

OS Eastings: 353917

OS Northings: 251984

OS Grid: SO539519

Mapcode National: GBR FM.5YW7

Mapcode Global: VH853.LV4S

Entry Name: Isle of Rhea Cottage

Listing Date: 21 May 1987

Last Amended: 8 September 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1301734

English Heritage Legacy ID: 149605

Location: Bodenham, County of Herefordshire, HR1

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Bodenham

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Bodenham

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 55 SW
Isle of Rhea Cottage


House. Mid-C17 with mid-C19 and mid-C20 alterations and additions. Timber-framed with painted brick and rendered infill on rubble base and corrugated asbestos roof Two framed bays aligned north-west/south-east with large external rubble chimney and brick stack at north-west end. Single storey and attic with half-dormers. Framing: three panels from sill to wall-plate and some short straight braces across lower outer corners of upper outer panels; collar and tie-beam trusses, south-east end truss has three struts beneath collar and V-strut in apex. South-west front elevation: windows are C20 casements. There is a 3-light ground floor window, a square stairlight and a raking-top half~dormer with a 2-light window. Main entrance to right of centre has a C20 lean-to glazed timber porch and glazed door within. Attic lights in gable ends. Continuous rubble outshut at rear which has an external rubble chimney with a brick stack and bread oven. (This is probably a C19 kitchen addition). Also glazed C20 addition at north-west end. (RCHM, Herfs II, p 16, item 18).

Listing NGR: SO5391751984

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