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Drumhead Cottage thatch Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Swallowfield, Wokingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3743 / 51°22'27"N

Longitude: -0.9256 / 0°55'32"W

OS Eastings: 474880

OS Northings: 164468

OS Grid: SU748644

Mapcode National: GBR C6P.SYP

Mapcode Global: VHDX6.XQ19

Entry Name: Drumhead Cottage thatch Cottage

Listing Date: 8 September 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118099

English Heritage Legacy ID: 41578

Location: Swallowfield, Wokingham, RG7

County: Wokingham

Civil Parish: Swallowfield

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Swallowfield

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SWALLOWFIELD BUNGLERS HILL
SU 76 SW
(South side) Drumhead
11/28 Thatch Cottage and Drumhead
Cottage
8.9.83
II
3 cottages, now 2. C16, and C18 altered C20 with extensions. Part timber
framed with brick infill and thatched roof, part chequer brick with old
tile roof. Irregular plan. 2-storeys. One C17 flanking chimney on left,
and one small chimney on the ridge. Road front:- 2 framed bays to left with
one remaining brace on first floor, 2 bays of 3-light C20 leaded casement windows
on both floors, C20 entrance door between on ground floor; middle section is
C18, 2 bays, 2-light leaded casements on first floor flanking blocked centre
window; C19 central entrance door flanked by 4-light wooden mullioned and
transomed windows with leaded casements under segmental brick arches. The
adjoining cottage on the right has been rebuilt and is not of special
interest. Interior:-timber framed part has most of the frame exposed
with windbraces, carefully restored.


Listing NGR: SU7488064468

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