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The Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishopstrow, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.1943 / 51°11'39"N

Longitude: -2.1549 / 2°9'17"W

OS Eastings: 389269

OS Northings: 143910

OS Grid: ST892439

Mapcode National: GBR 1VF.209

Mapcode Global: VH97P.L7MS

Plus Code: 9C3V5RVW+P2

Entry Name: The Cottage

Listing Date: 11 September 1968

Last Amended: 1 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1364374

English Heritage Legacy ID: 313225

Location: Bishopstrow, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Bishopstrow

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Bishopstrow St Aldhelm

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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ST 84 SE
(west side)
3/8 The Cottage, (formerly listed as
Drayton's School)

Detached house. Mid C17 with alterations and addition to south of
mid C18. Flemish bond brick, with stone dressings to C18 build,
tiled roof, brick stacks. T-plan. Two-storey, 8-windowed with 12-
pane sashes. C18 build to left has door with 6 fielded panels in
moulded architrave with flat wooden hood on brackets, 2-storey
canted bay to left with sashes has lozenge diaper decoration,
chamfered rusticated quoins, first floor has plat band and sash
over door, moulded stone cornice and blocking course with stone
coping. C17 build to right has four small flush sashes to ground
and first floor, this facade a C18 refacing with blocking course.
Right return has C20 casements to rubble stone wall. Rear has C17
wing with C20 door and casements, first floor rebuilt early C19
with sash, casements and sashes to right of main build, C20 lean-to
extension to left.
Interior has open fireplace with chamfered lintel on stone jambs
and chamfered beam with runout stops to rear wing. C17 main range
has chamfered beams with runout stops, one beam with deep chamfer,
C18 square stone fireplace with chamfered jambs and lintel, doors
with 2 fielded panels and L or H hinges. C18 build has stair hall
with round arched opening with keystone and imposts, good stairs
have three turned balusters per tread with shaped cheeks and
moulded ramped handrail. Door with 6 fielded panels in moulded
architrave to drawing-room, marble eared fireplace surround has
rococo frieze and cornice, dentilled ceiling cornice. First floor
has C17 deeply chamfered beam with bar stops, C18 square beaded
fireplace surround, doors with 2 or 6 fielded panels and H hinges,
beaded architraves.

Listing NGR: ST8926943910

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