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Boons Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Downton, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.013 / 51°0'46"N

Longitude: -1.7502 / 1°45'0"W

OS Eastings: 417620

OS Northings: 123767

OS Grid: SU176237

Mapcode National: GBR 522.GB0

Mapcode Global: FRA 766F.RZ6

Plus Code: 9C3W267X+6W

Entry Name: Boons Cottage

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1023873

English Heritage Legacy ID: 319607

Location: Downton, Wiltshire, SP5

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Downton

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Charlton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

Tagged with: Cottage Thatched cottage

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SU 12 SE
(west side)
4/48 Boons Cottage


Detached cottage. Late C17. Square-panelled timber-framing, half-
hipped thatched roof, axial brick stack. Baffle-entry, 3 bays.
2-storey, 2-window. Central planked door, one 2-light casement
either side. First floor has two 2-light casements. Right return
has 3-light casement to ground, first floor and attic. Left return
has one 2-light casement to first floor and attic, C20 casement to
ground floor. Rear has outshut heightened in C19 with 2-light
casements, first floor has single casement, corrugated iron to
outshut and to first floor timber-framing of rear wall.
Interior has large open fireplace in north room, with chamfered
lintel with runout stops, blocked fireplace in south room,
chamfered ceiling beams with step and runout stops, planked doors,
winding stairs replaced by stairs in outshut c.1800.
(Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury)

Listing NGR: SU1762023767

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