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Oakley Cottage and Lichen Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Bosbury, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.088 / 52°5'16"N

Longitude: -2.4456 / 2°26'44"W

OS Eastings: 369562

OS Northings: 243389

OS Grid: SO695433

Mapcode National: GBR FY.BMYR

Mapcode Global: VH85M.KSG6

Entry Name: Oakley Cottage and Lichen Cottage

Listing Date: 6 March 1967

Last Amended: 26 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1098896

English Heritage Legacy ID: 153052

Location: Bosbury, County of Herefordshire, HR8

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Bosbury

Built-Up Area: Bosbury

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Bosbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 64 SE

6/87 Oakley Cottage and
Lichen Cottage (formerly
6.3.67 listed aa Old Post Office)


House, now two tenements. Probably C15, altered C20. Timber-framed with
painted brick infill, largely refaced with brick and painted sandstone rubble,
sandstone stacks with brick shafts. Former central hall with flanking cross-
wings, facing north, left side now forming Oakley Cottage and Lichen Cottage
to right, entrances now in gable ends of cross-wings, external stack to west
end and further rear lateral stack to central block. Two storeys; gable end
of cross-wing to left, 3-light casement window to first floor, 2-light window
and similar 3-light window to right of ledged door; central block completely
refaced with brick, two 2-light C20 windows to first floor and similar window
to ground floor, gable end of cross-wing to right with 3-light casement window,
bay window to right of recessed doorway with panelled door. Framing fairly
complete to cross-wings, close-studding above refacing of ground floor,
fragments of decorative bargeboard to gable end of left cross-wing.

Listing NGR: SO6956143386

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

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