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The Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Prestbury, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9147 / 51°54'52"N

Longitude: -2.0424 / 2°2'32"W

OS Eastings: 397179

OS Northings: 224020

OS Grid: SO971240

Mapcode National: GBR 2M0.SKL

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.K43J

Plus Code: 9C3VWX75+V2

Entry Name: The Cottage

Listing Date: 25 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153746

English Heritage Legacy ID: 134500

Location: Prestbury, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52

County: Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Prestbury

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Prestbury St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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18/92 The Cottage


- II

Detached house. Mid C17, extended and altered late C18-early C19.
Coursed squared and dressed limestone. Late C18-early C19 range at
rear painted brick. Artificial stone slate roof with ashlar
stacks, now reduced in height. 'T'-shaped plan to main body with
1½ storey lean-to rear right and late C18-early C19 kitchen range
at right angles rear left. Two storeys and attic lit by four gabled
2-light roof dormers with leaded panes. Symmetrical, 5-windowed
facade with 2-light double-chamfered stone-mullioned casements with
stopped hoods to first floor. Four 2-light steel casements with
leaded panes to ground floor. Projecting central C19 porch with
four-panelled front door with upper panels glazed within a flat-
chamfered surround with a flattened ogee curved head. Hollow-
chamfered stone-mullioned casements to stairs projection. Flat
coping at gable ends of main body. Gable-end stacks.
Interior; open fireplace with bressumer beam, small single-light
to with flat-chamfered stone surround to right of the fireplace.
Moulded Tudor-arched stone fireplace. Fine two-flight C17 open-
well staircase with barley-twist balusters within stairs

Listing NGR: SO9717924020

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