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The Old Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Bidford-on-Avon, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.1653 / 52°9'54"N

Longitude: -1.8548 / 1°51'17"W

OS Eastings: 410028

OS Northings: 251898

OS Grid: SP100518

Mapcode National: GBR 3KN.CVG

Mapcode Global: VHB0G.STTZ

Plus Code: 9C4W548W+43

Entry Name: The Old Cottage

Listing Date: 1 February 1967

Last Amended: 13 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1200697

English Heritage Legacy ID: 305051

ID on this website: 101200697

Location: Bidford-on-Avon, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, B50

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Bidford-on-Avon

Built-Up Area: Bidford-on-Avon

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Bidford-on-Avon

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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(North side)
10/39 Nos.38, 40 and 42 (The Old
01/02/67 Cottage)
(Formerly listed as Ryecroft
and No. 42)


Row of 3 cottages and shop; Nos. 38 and 40 occupied as single dwelling and
shop. Mid C17, with wing added c.1835. Coursed lias, with some timber framing
and brick to rear. Far-projecting tall wing of brick with white-washed
rendered front. Tile roof and brick chimneys. Originally three-unit, extended
to L-plan. One storey and attic with 3 dormers; wing of 3 storeys, 1-window
range. 3 entrances: No. 40 has a simple hood on brackets; No. 42 has an old
plank door. C19 and C20 casements, Nos. 40 and 42 with ground floor oriels.
Tudor Gothic wing has gable end to the street, with pierced bargeboards
continued around the eaves. Windows with glazing bars and hood moulds. Late
C19/ early C20 shop front with 2 bay windows. Interior: No. 38 has winder
stairs. No.40 has exposed ceiling beams throughout, has some exposed framing,
a former through passage and open fireplace with C20 grate. Stone flag floors.
Late C19 additions to rear. Shop wing is built on to the front.

Listing NGR: SP1002851898

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