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The Den

A Grade II Listed Building in Pontesbury, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6559 / 52°39'21"N

Longitude: -2.8563 / 2°51'22"W

OS Eastings: 342172

OS Northings: 306803

OS Grid: SJ421068

Mapcode National: GBR BD.5MH8

Mapcode Global: WH8BZ.3H3S

Plus Code: 9C4VM44V+8F

Entry Name: The Den

Listing Date: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1307440

English Heritage Legacy ID: 259522

Location: Pontesbury, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Pontesbury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Pontesbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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- II

Cottage. Probably late C17 or early C18. Timber framed with red brick infill,
rendered to front, corrugated iron roof over thatch. 2-cell plan. One storey,
open to roof in right-hand bay with loft to left; framing: irregular square
and rectangular panels, 2 from cill to wall-plate, long curving tension braces;
central boarded door flanked by 2 small late C19 windows (casement to left and
fixed-light to right); external brick end stack to right probably a later
addition and now with a mid-C19 lean-to abutting. Interior: consists of 2
rooms only divided by a timber framed cross wall. Included as an unaltered
example of a labourer's cottage.

Listing NGR: SJ4217206803

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