History in Structure

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

Pair of Cottages 20 Yards to South of Briar Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Badminton, South Gloucestershire

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.5372 / 51°32'14"N

Longitude: -2.2816 / 2°16'53"W

OS Eastings: 380562

OS Northings: 182074

OS Grid: ST805820

Mapcode National: GBR 0NN.KYK

Mapcode Global: VH95W.DMNF

Entry Name: Pair of Cottages 20 Yards to South of Briar Cottage

Listing Date: 10 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129339

English Heritage Legacy ID: 34291

Location: Badminton, South Gloucestershire, GL9

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Badminton

Built-Up Area: Badminton

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Badminton St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

Find accommodation in
Great Badminton

Listing Text

ST 8082

12/78 Pair of Cottages 20 yards to
south of Briar Cottage

Pair of estate cottages. Circa 1750. Attributed to Thomas Wright of Durham.
Rendered; hipped thatched roof with overhanging eaves and decorative cut
boarding; brick stacks. Gothic cottage orne - T plan. Southern house. Single
storey and attics in 2 arched 'eyebrows'. 2 projecting bay windows on ground
floor with 1-2-1 light casements, 2-light casements in the attics; all with
Gothickpointed tracery and decorative lead glazing. Panelled door to left and
C20 door in east gable. Northern house. Lower rear wing. The thatched roof
sweeps down to form a pentice which is supported on rustic timber piers. Single
storey and attic. Two 2-light casements with similar glazing to the southern
house. Central C20 door. (The southern house also had a pentice, although it
was a separate structure from the roof - removed 197Os - 80s).

Listing NGR: ST8056282074

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

Recommended Books

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.