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The Old Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Dymock, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.9802 / 51°58'48"N

Longitude: -2.4402 / 2°26'24"W

OS Eastings: 369860

OS Northings: 231392

OS Grid: SO698313

Mapcode National: GBR FY.KHB1

Mapcode Global: VH866.NH9C

Entry Name: The Old Cottage

Listing Date: 2 October 1954

Last Amended: 17 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1156178

English Heritage Legacy ID: 125938

Location: Dymock, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL18

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

Civil Parish: Dymock

Built-Up Area: Dymock

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Dymock St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SO 63 SE (north side)

4/120 The Old Cottage
(formerly listed as Ye Olde Cottage,


House. Probably C15, altered C19, late C20. Brick-nogged
timber framing, some panels rendered; weatherboarding to part
gable; thatched roof. Two bays, one room deep, 1 1/2 storeys.
Framing 2-panels high. On right curved brace corner main post to
sill: 2-light casement; small, rectangular oriel window (late
C20), under gabled hood, boarded front, iron stays to sides, slate
roof. Two-light casement to left; boarded door under flat-
pointed timber head on left. Above two 2-light casement windows
in swept dormers, iron opening lights. Left return; curved
crucks, hidden in upper part gable by weatherboarding. Centre
brickwork, probably for fire: small window on right: similar
window first-floor on right. Brick chimney on ridge above.
Front door returned to present position mid to late C20:
previously in position of oriel window; central cruck truss noted
in 1970. Forms group with Great Wadley, the Old George and Ann
Cam's School (q.v.).
(The Rev. J. E. Gethyn Jones, smock down the Ages, 1966; old
photographs at N.M.R.; plan in 1970, D3828 at C.R.O. )

Listing NGR: SO6986031392

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