MEM24026 - Holly Tree Cottage, Chapel Street, Exford (Building)


The house is shown on historic mapping. It is now in use as a guest house.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

The Tithe Map for Exford shows a house at SS 8535 3839, forming part of a row of mixed residential and shop units. Together with the neighbouring outbuilding (MEM24025), it is labelled 1187, which the accompanying Apportionment describes as "Cottage and Smithy", leased by Osmond Locke and occupied by Robert Adams and others. [1] The house is shown on the 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map. [2] The house is still extant. It is two storey, with a single window on the first floor and a further window on the ground floor, with a door on its righthand side. It is named "Holly Tree Cottage" and is in use as a guest house. [3,4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Map: 1840. Exford Tithe Map and Apportionment. Land parcel 1187.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2017. MasterMap.
  • <4> Website: Google. 2014 -. Google Maps. Street View, 6 March 2018.

External Links (0)

Other Statuses/References

  • Local List Status (Unassessed)



Grid reference Centred SS 8535 3839 (10m by 10m)
Map sheet SS83NE

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Record last edited

Mar 6 2018 4:04PM


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