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Cobbler's Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Bedwyn, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3803 / 51°22'49"N

Longitude: -1.6004 / 1°36'1"W

OS Eastings: 427904

OS Northings: 164663

OS Grid: SU279646

Mapcode National: GBR 5Z4.J5K

Mapcode Global: VHC1Y.6KRP

Entry Name: Cobbler's Cottage

Listing Date: 30 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1034000

English Heritage Legacy ID: 310947

Location: Great Bedwyn, Wiltshire, SN8

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Great Bedwyn

Built-Up Area: Great Bedwyn

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Listing Text

SU 27 64

No 35 (Cobbler's
Cottage. C17, altered in C18 and extended in C19 and C20. Flemish bond red
brick. Thatched roof with hipped and gabled ends. Brick stack at right hand
end. Originally probably a 2-room plan, the right hand room the hall-kitchen
with a gable end fireplace entered directly from a doorway at the front; the
unheated left hand room was later divided into 2 rooms, the left of which was
used as a cobbler's shop until C20. C19 single storey outshut and C20 wing at
rear. 1 storey and attic. Asymmetrical 2 window front.C20 2-light casements
with glazing bars, the small attic windows under eyebrow eaves. Central
glazed door. The left end has casement on both floors with leaded panes,
plank doorway to left; the thatched roof at rear is carried down over outshut.
C20 thatched roof rear wing. Interior: Right hand room has chamfered axial
beam without stops and C20 fireplace. Smaller left hand room has boxed-in
axial beam and early 3-board door. Stud partition between the rooms rises up
through first floor and tie-beam. Old plaster ceiling conceals roof structure
which was not inspected.

Listing NGR: SU2790464663

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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