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Drover's Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Cound, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6398 / 52°38'23"N

Longitude: -2.6634 / 2°39'48"W

OS Eastings: 355202

OS Northings: 304884

OS Grid: SJ552048

Mapcode National: GBR BN.6LZP

Mapcode Global: WH9D6.1XZ3

Entry Name: Drover's Cottage

Listing Date: 14 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307331

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259766

Location: Cound, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Cound

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Cound

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SJ 5504
13/109 Nos. 26 and 53
- (Drover's Cottage)
House, now divided. Probably C17 with mid- to late C19 alterations and
additions. Timber framed, partly rebuilt and probably partly refaced
in rendered and painted brick with painted imitation framing; plain
tile roofs. U-plan; central hall range of probably 2 framed bays, and
flanking gabled cross-wings of probably 2 framed bays projecting to
north-west. One storey and attic. North-west front: dentil brick
eaves cornice to hall range and central gabled eaves dormer with 2-light
wooden casement; large brick ridge stacks; brick ridge stacks to left
just off-centre to right with paired star-shaped shafts and oversailing
tops, and integral brick lateral stack to right-hand cross-wing. Hall
range with C19 two-light segmental-headed wooden casement to left and
C19 three-light wooden casement to right; left-hand cross-wing with
C20 three-light wooden casement on each floor; gabled cross-wing to
right with first-floor C20 two-light wooden casement, 2 glazed doors,
and C20 lean-to porch with casements flanking central half-glazed door.
Gabled eaves dormer and porch to No.26 at rear. Interior: collar and
tie-beam roof trusses; chamfered purlins; chamfered beams, joists and

Listing NGR: SJ5520204884

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