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Number 74 (Verger's Cottage) and Number 75

A Grade II Listed Building in West Overton, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4121 / 51°24'43"N

Longitude: -1.8085 / 1°48'30"W

OS Eastings: 413412

OS Northings: 168139

OS Grid: SU134681

Mapcode National: GBR 4X4.KKN

Mapcode Global: VHB45.LRRV

Entry Name: Number 74 (Verger's Cottage) and Number 75

Listing Date: 9 January 1980

Last Amended: 2 September 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1182766

English Heritage Legacy ID: 311380

Location: West Overton, Wiltshire, SN8

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: West Overton

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Description

SU 16 NW
9/128
9.1.80

WEST OVERTON
CHURCH HILL
(west side)
No 74, Verger's Cottage, and No 75
(Formerly listed as Nos 74 and 75)

GV
II

Two cottages at right angles. C17 and 1746. Sarsen blocks,
repaired and heightened in brick, thatched roof. No 75 comprises
end bay extension of Verger's Cottage and a 1-bay forward extension
to road. Verger's Cottage is of 3 bays, single-storey and attic,
raised to 2 storeys in 1746 (on datestone), and part of front
rebuilt. Central boarded door with thatched canopy. Timber paned
casement windows and brick dentilled eaves. Rebuilt stack at
junction of extension now part of No 75. Projecting oven at rear.
Gable end of extension underbuilt in C20, and above, exposed timber
framed truss and half hipped roof. Awaiting renovation March 1986.

Listing NGR: SU1341268139

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