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Porch Cottage and Outbuildings at Rear

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Rissington, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8771 / 51°52'37"N

Longitude: -1.7241 / 1°43'26"W

OS Eastings: 419089

OS Northings: 219874

OS Grid: SP190198

Mapcode National: GBR 4QN.8XZ

Mapcode Global: VHBZK.22DT

Entry Name: Porch Cottage and Outbuildings at Rear

Listing Date: 25 August 1960

Last Amended: 28 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1340867

English Heritage Legacy ID: 130972

Location: Little Rissington, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL54

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Little Rissington

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Little Rissington St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SP 1819-1919
8/241 Porch Cottage and outbuildings
at rear (now incorporating
25.8.60 building formerly listed as
Cottage (resembling dovecot) etc)
One of a pair of cottages, (originally one house), formerly partly
a dovecote. Late C17-early C18. Cottage; coursed roughly squared
and dressed limestone. Dovecote/cottage; bands of orange and
cream coloured limestone, coursed and roughly squared with dressed
stone quoins, further outbuildings at right angles adjoining
Wisteria Cottage (q.v.). Stone slate roof to main body, concrete
tile and corrugated asbestos to the extensions at the rear. Ashlar
stack and stump of ashlar stack; C20 artificial stone stack.
Rectangular plan with lean-to extension with concrete tile roof at
rear. Cottage; 2 storeys. Dovecote; 1 1/2 storeys with forward
facing gable. Single double-chamfered, 3-light stone-mullioned
casement with stopped hood to the cottage. Similar 3-light
casement to gable and ground floor of the dovecote/cottage. Two
C20 glazed doors to the ground floor. Open-sided C20 porch with
weatherboarded gable (porch with stone pillars modelled on turned
woodwork mentioned in previous list description removed c1950).
Three-light wooden casement between the two doorways. Blocked
pigeon holes and projecting landing platforms to forward facing
gable, similar holes and landing platforms to the left gable end.
Blocked window towards the apex of the left-hand gable. Two-storey
extension at right angles at rear formerly used to house bull.
Stable type door with timber lintel to the ground floor, small
shuttered opening with a timber lintel to upper right. Single-
storey store with early vertical planking with fillets at the front
to left. The early plank boarding at the front of these
outbuildings is a rare survival. Interior of house not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP1908919874

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