Building record MDR10087 - Labourer's cottage now outbuilding, Barway, Marston Montgomery

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Small old cottage on the Sudbury Road. Originally a labourer's cottage. The others in the row have been demolished. This has been preserved because of its whalebone beam formation. (1) Grade II listed building. Outbuilding. 18th century with later alterations. Timber framing and red brick with brick dressings and plain tile roof with plain bargeboards. Plain first floor band. Two storeys and three bays with gabled northern crosswing. Gabled street elevation has plank door under segment head to east and 3-light fixed pane window, also under segment head to west. Similar window over with central casement, and above again, in the gable, is a pigeoncote of two raised bands with square holes over. South elevation has two segment headed doorcases, that to north blocked. Above, central door and small hayloft door. To south end is an exposed queen post truss with central casement window . Interior has bread ovens to north room. Included for group value only. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 10(g).2, with photo.
  • <2> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. 3/1337/054.



Grid reference Centred SK 13410 37833 (10m by 11m)

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Record last edited

Oct 3 2017 11:43AM

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