Part rebuilt, part renovated cottage

Thatched cottage panorama

A quintessential Forest cottage. A fine position on the edge of a green, with hedged enclosure and a tree back-drop.

Historic Building Consultant: Kevin Stubbs. Photos: Kevin Stubbs.


Thatched cottage 1

The cottage’s smallest elevation faces toward the road, so it looks very modest.

Thatched cottage 2

Long and narrow, the simple roofline and small scale openings define its low key character.


Thatched cottage 3

The greyish tone of the water-reed combines with a lime render - both which will weather and help the building to recede into its setting.

Thatched cottage 4

The internal layout and interconnecting spaces are kept, whilst the chimney and internal framing are left exposed.


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