History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Yew Tree Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Alton, Wiltshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 51.3595 / 51°21'34"N

Longitude: -1.8427 / 1°50'33"W

OS Eastings: 411047

OS Northings: 162281

OS Grid: SU110622

Mapcode National: GBR 3WC.NY6

Mapcode Global: VHB4K.03P4

Entry Name: Yew Tree Cottage

Listing Date: 15 November 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1035680

English Heritage Legacy ID: 311650

Location: Alton, Wiltshire, SN8

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Alton

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Find accommodation in
East Kennett

Listing Text

SU 16 SW
5/17 Yew Tree Cottage

House. Late medieval, C17 and C18. Timber framed with extensions
in brick. Thatched roof. Single storey and attic, raised in part
to 2 storeys. Five bays. Bays 2 and 3 from south timber framed
each independently, bay 3 with herringbone noggings, both probably
Cl7 heightening to 2 storeys. Bays 4 and 5 c18 extension with
gable stack. Bay I single storey. Framing has narrow panels in
bay 2, chamfered projecting wall plate, and wavy corner braces.
Entrance now in bay 5.
Interior: Framed bays have 2 pairs of crucks founded on large
sarsens projecting externally. Large chalkstone stack in bay 4
with timber lintel serving bay 3 of framed house. Cruck frame
between bays 3 and 4 has arch braces to the collar.

Listing NGR: SU1104762281

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.