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The Old Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Bromham, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3988 / 51°23'55"N

Longitude: -2.0683 / 2°4'5"W

OS Eastings: 395346

OS Northings: 166638

OS Grid: ST953666

Mapcode National: GBR 2TB.CWQ

Mapcode Global: VHB47.33FJ

Entry Name: The Old Cottage

Listing Date: 3 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1300639

English Heritage Legacy ID: 311215

Location: Bromham, Wiltshire, SN15

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Bromham

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Bromham, Chittoe and Sandy Lane

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 11 November 2016.

ST 96 NE

No 21 (The Old Cottage)

(Formerly listed as The Old Cottage, SILVER STREET LANE)

House, C16 or earlier, raised in C17. Timber-frame and painted brick to front, rubble stone to rear. Ridge and East end stacks. Thatched hipped roof. Two storeys. North front has exposed framing with upper windows above original wall-plate. Added upper framing has angle bracing. One centre four light timber-mullion window with leaded lights and carved lintel. C20 windows each side. Left side and East end wall are rebuilt in painted brick. Ground floor has C20 lean-to projection with door, heavy square framing to right and one C20 three light leaded window. West end wall is rubble stone with timber-framing under eaves. Rear is mostly sandstone and ironstone rubble with one C18 three light beaded stone mullion window to first floor left.

Interior: Centre heavy chamfered spine beam with stepped stops. Timber-lintel fireplace. Roof has two heavy trusses of previous steeper-pitched roof within. Some smoke-blackening, possibly indicating former hall-house.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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