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Latitude: 51.9158 / 51°54'57"N
Longitude: -2.1048 / 2°6'17"W
OS Eastings: 392886
OS Northings: 224151
OS Grid: SO928241
Mapcode National: GBR 2LX.W48
Mapcode Global: VH947.G3MN
Entry Name: Appletree Cottage
Listing Date: 27 January 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1264110
English Heritage Legacy ID: 134615
Location: Swindon, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51
Civil Parish: Swindon
Built-Up Area: Cheltenham
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Swindon and Cheltenham St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO 92 SW SCHEDULE HAYDON ROAD
SWINDON (South side)
Small detached cottage. Probably late C17 or early C18 extended right by one
bay beyond stack. Rendered stonework, some remains of timber framing; thatched
roof. May have begun as single heated room with gable entry with attached farm
outbuilding to left, and room later added right; position of stair not clear.
One storey and attic; front, to garden, has 3 oriel windows with stone slate
pent roofs, and two eyebrow dormers. Return, right, a plastic framed 2-light
casement to upper level; gable to road has 2-light casement above similar in
an extension with thatch. Back has 2 eyebrow dormers to right and one small
light, centre; projecting bread oven below dormers. All windows late C20 wood
replacements. Small stack to former right gable.
Interior much modified but some timber framing in internal wall near road end;
rough roof principals, ties, and purlins carrying early, rough rafters. In section
near road, roof is split poles: this may have been an outbuilding originally.
C19 bread oven in centre room, back, without flue. A sole surviving traditional
building in an area developed in the late C20.
Listing NGR: SO9288624151
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