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Latitude: 51.0806 / 51°4'50"N
Longitude: -2.1725 / 2°10'20"W
OS Eastings: 388015
OS Northings: 131266
OS Grid: ST880312
Mapcode National: GBR 1WR.3LK
Mapcode Global: FRA 66B8.9HB
Entry Name: Strongs Cottage
Listing Date: 9 September 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1131141
English Heritage Legacy ID: 321147
Location: East Knoyle, Wiltshire, SP3
Civil Parish: East Knoyle
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: East Knoyle St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
EAST KNOYLE MILTON
ST 83 SE
8/41 Strongs Cottage
Detached cottage. Datestone over door: Edward Strong/1734 with
incised scrolled decoration below. Coursed rubble stone, thatched
roof with gable end brick stacks. Two-storey, 2-window front.
Four-panelled sham door in C20 gabled porch to left of centre, 2-
light casement to left and 6-pane fixed and 2-light casement to
right. First floor has two 2-light casements. English bond brick
extension attached to left has tiled roof and casements. Rear has
French windows, 2-light casement to ground floor, 2-light casement
Interior has open fireplace with lintel on stone jambs, planked
door, chamfered beams.
This may have been the home of Edward Strong junior, the mason son
of Sir Christopher Wren's senior mason, Edward Strong senior who
(K. Downes, Sir Christopher Wren, 1982)
Listing NGR: ST8801531266
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