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Old Penny Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in East Knoyle, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.0807 / 51°4'50"N

Longitude: -2.1722 / 2°10'19"W

OS Eastings: 388032

OS Northings: 131279

OS Grid: ST880312

Mapcode National: GBR 1WR.3MM

Mapcode Global: FRA 66B8.9KG

Entry Name: Old Penny Cottage

Listing Date: 9 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1318454

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321146

Location: East Knoyle, Wiltshire, SP3

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: East Knoyle

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: East Knoyle St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 83 SE
(south side)
8/40 Old Penny Cottage
Detached cottage. Late C17. Dressed limestone, tiled roof,
formerly thatched, with coped verges and gable end brick stacks.
Two-storey, 3-window. Central gabled stone porch with coped verge
with cross finial, planked door, 3-light recessed chamfered
mullioned casement either side. First floor has 3-light mullioned
casement either side of 2-light mullioned casement; all casements
are leaded. Left return has lean-to extension with single leaded
casement. Right return has 2-light mullioned casement to attic.
Rear with central planked door and single-light casement to first
floor over door.
Interior has blocked open fireplace with cambered chamfered lintel
on stone jambs, chamfered beams, barrel vaulted passage beside
fireplace between extension and main house. First floor has deep
chamfered beams, moulded panelling, probably early C18 to passage,
plank and muntin beside stairs, now covered.

Listing NGR: ST8803231279

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

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