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Rolly Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Knockin, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.8 / 52°47'59"N

Longitude: -3.0062 / 3°0'22"W

OS Eastings: 332254

OS Northings: 322967

OS Grid: SJ322229

Mapcode National: GBR 75.WN83

Mapcode Global: WH8B3.SWNB

Plus Code: 9C4RQXXV+XG

Entry Name: Rolly Cottage

Listing Date: 21 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367160

English Heritage Legacy ID: 256577

Location: Knockin, Shropshire, SY10

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Knockin

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Knockin St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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- II

Farmhouse, latterly 2 cottages, now one house. C15, remodelled C17
with later additions and alterations. Timber framed of cruck construction
with painted brick infill on painted brick plinth; partly graded slate
roof. Original plan an open-hall house, probably of 3 cruck-framed
bays, with first floor and stack inserted in C17, converting it to 3-
unit baffle-entry type. Framing: large square and rectangular panels,
2 from cill to wall-plate with massive truncated true cruck trusses
exposed to gable ends. Timber framed gabled eaves dormers to left
and right, both with V-struts from collars. C20 casement and fixed-
light fenestration, 2 to left of C20 gabled porch (with inner glazed
door) immediately to left of centre and 3 to right. C20 glazed door
to right has casement to right. C20 casements also to dormers. Central
C19 cruciform red brick ridge stack with moulded capping. Interior.
Inspection not possible at time of resurvey (October 1986) but noted
as having true cruck truss (said to have Alcock apex-type B) to left
of right dormer. Formerly known as Nos. 1 and 2, Osbaston. Alcock
(1981), p. 144.

Listing NGR: SJ3225422967

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