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Berry Cottage -- Maddington Street (A360), Shrewton, Wiltshire, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz
N 51° 11.653 W 001° 54.266
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Quick Description: Berry Cottage, a grade II-listed thatch cottage in the charming Wiltshire village of Shrewton
Location: South West England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 10/26/2016 12:16:42 PM
Waymark Code: WMTB3P
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Windsocker
Views: 1

Long Description:
Pear Tree Cottage with its thatched roof and flowering gardens is a charming thatch cottage in the lovely village of Shrewton. It is also a Grade II-listed building with English Heritage.

The listing reads: (visit link)

"Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 319862

OS Grid Reference: SU0671543898
OS Grid Coordinates: 406715, 143898
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1943, -1.9053

Location: Maddington Street, Shrewton, Wiltshire SP3 4JE

Locality: Shrewton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP3 4JE

SU 04 SE (south side)
3/254 Pear Tree Cottage and Berry Cottage

Detached cottage, now two semi-detached cottages. Late Cl7.
Limestone and flint chequers, thatched roof, brick gable-end
stacks. Single-storey and attic, 4 windows. 4-panelled C19 door
with canopy to right, to right is small casement, to left is
blocked window and two 2-light and one 3-light casements. Attic has four eyebrow dormers with one single and three 2-light casements.

Attached to left is C20 2-storey extension, not of special
interest. Rear has one 2-light casement and C20 door to left,
single and one 3-light casement and 4-panelled C19 door to right.
Attic has three 2-light casements and one single casement.
Interior has open fireplace with chamfered timber lintel on stone
jambs, to west gable, chamfered beams with bar or ogee stops in
Pear Tree Cottage, beams in Berry Cottage renewed. Both cottages
undergoing renovation at time of survey, (November 1984)."
Instructions for Visiting a Waymark:
publicly accessible from the sidewalk

Roof Type: Roof has Reed covering

Wall Type: Walls are constructed from Mud

Construction Date: 17th Century

Building Rating:

Related web site if known: [Web Link]

Maddington Street
Shrewton, Wiltshire United Kingdom

Parking: Not Listed

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