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Forsters Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Holt, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3529 / 51°21'10"N

Longitude: -2.2012 / 2°12'4"W

OS Eastings: 386085

OS Northings: 161560

OS Grid: ST860615

Mapcode National: GBR 1SF.29F

Mapcode Global: VH96W.S8P5

Entry Name: Forsters Cottage

Listing Date: 14 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1021798

English Heritage Legacy ID: 314487

Location: Holt, Wiltshire, BA14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Holt

Built-Up Area: Holt

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Holt St Katharine

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

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10/39 Forsters Cottage


National school, now detached cottage. 1834, converted 1980s.
Limestone ashlar, artificial stone slate roof with ashlar stack,
formerly bellcote. L-plan. Single-storey, 6-window. Central
gabled porch with Tudor-arched doorway with hoodmould and door with
8 fielded panels, coped verge, three square-headed 2-light windows
with cusped lights and hoodmoulds either side. Right and left
returns have tall square-headed 2-light window with cusped lights
and hoodmoulds. Rear wing has gabled half-dormers with 2-light
square-headed Perpendicular-style windows with hoodmoulds,
quatrefoiled lozenges over windows. Good example of little altered
village school with good detail.

Listing NGR: ST8608561560

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