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Blue Hole Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Wootton Wawen, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.2636 / 52°15'48"N

Longitude: -1.7758 / 1°46'32"W

OS Eastings: 415396

OS Northings: 262846

OS Grid: SP153628

Mapcode National: GBR 4KY.1VN

Mapcode Global: VHB04.5CKL

Entry Name: Blue Hole Cottage

Listing Date: 5 April 1967

Last Amended: 28 October 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382226

English Heritage Legacy ID: 482592

Location: Wootton Wawen, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, B95

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Wootton Wawen

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Wootton Wawen St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text


1457-1/5/160 Blue Hole Cottage
(Formerly Listed as:
Field Farm Cottages (formerly listed
as Blue Hole Cottages))


3 cottages, now single house. Mid C17 with C19 range to right
and restorations c1980-90 with outshut to left and extension
to rear.
Blue lias stone plinth surmounted by timber-framing with
plaster infill, some wattle and daub remaining, with painted
brick nogging to right part and reddish-brown brick range to
left; plain-tile roof.
Originally a 2-unit plan with central stack, with 2
single-cell additions to right and further outshut to left.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 3 first-floor windows. Small square
timber-framing with angle braces. Steps to pair of off-centre
left entrances and further entrance to right, plank doors. C20
casement windows throughout. Gabled roof. Internal, ridge and
left end stacks.
INTERIOR: 2 inglenook fireplaces with bressumer beams, that to
centre in original smoke stack. 2 main chamfered beams with
chamfered stops rest on massive, chamfered jowled studs, 6
studs altogether. Exposed timber-framing, also to partition
walls. Plank doors. Smoke blackened timbers to upper floor.
Purlins and arched braces are exposed, some renewed.

Listing NGR: SP1539662846

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