Thatched Cottages - Church Lane - Welford, Northamptonshire
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB
N 52° 25.002 W 001° 03.511
30U E 632036 N 5809159
Quick Description: A row of thatched cottages on Church Lane, Welford, including these older 18th century cottages.
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 2/23/2019 1:42:25 AM
Waymark Code: WM10478
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Windsocker
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Long Description:
A row of thatched cottages on Church Lane, Welford, including these older 18th century cottages.

"Three houses, now 2. Early C18, remodelled late C18. Part timber frame and brick with corrugated metal roof. Originally one and 2-unit plans. 2 storeys. Together comprising a 5-window range of varying size casements, some with glazing bars, those to No.2 under shallow brick arches. No.2 has a 6-panelled door with top lights to left, and No.4 has a plank door, both under shallow brick arches. Roof at different levels has brick stack at ridge. Both originally timber framed, refronted in brick in late C18, some evidence of refenestration to No.2. Rear has some exposed timber framing with rendered infill panels. Cob wall on lias plinth attached to left of No.4."

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Interestingly the newer houses, probably built in the 1980's or 90's, also have thatched roofs.
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Roof Type: Roof has Straw covering

Wall Type: Walls are constructed from Stone

Construction Date: 18th Century

Building Rating:

Location:
2 & 4 Church Lane
Welford, Northamptonshire England


Parking: Not Listed

Related web site if known: Not listed

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