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Margaret Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Orcheston, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.2088 / 51°12'31"N

Longitude: -1.9173 / 1°55'2"W

OS Eastings: 405874

OS Northings: 145517

OS Grid: SU058455

Mapcode National: GBR 3Y6.230

Mapcode Global: VHB52.QW85

Plus Code: 9C3W635M+G3

Entry Name: Margaret Cottage

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1023990

English Heritage Legacy ID: 319827

ID on this website: 101023990

Location: Orcheston, Wiltshire, SP3

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Orcheston

Built-Up Area: Orcheston

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Salisbury Plain

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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SU 04 NE
(west side)
2/191 Margaret Cottage
Detached cottage. Mid C17. Painted flint and limestone in rough
chequers, corrugated iron roof formerly thatched, axial brick
stack. Baffle-entry plan. 2-storey, 3-window front. Central
half-glazed door in C20 porch, two 2-light casements to right and
one C20 2-light casement and one C19 casement to left. First floor
has two C20 2-light casements and one 2-light C19 casement. Right
return has one 2-light casement to first floor. Left return has
attached lean-to extension to ground floor. Rear has two 2-light
casements to ground floor and one 2-light casement to first floor.
Included mainly for interior features; C17 plan and very fine
carved and moulded ceiling beams and matching bressumer to blocked
open fireplace with, brick jambs reused from unknown building. Bay
added to right of C17 2-room cottage is probably C18.
(Unpublished records of RCHM (England), Salisbury)

Listing NGR: SU0587645516

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