SO7407 : Grade II listed Tudor Cottage, Frampton on Severn

taken 6 years ago, near to Frampton on Severn, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

Grade II listed Tudor Cottage, Frampton on Severn
Grade II listed Tudor Cottage, Frampton on Severn
There are several cottages in Frampton on Severn that (probably) date from the Tudor Era (1485-1603). This is one of them, dating from the 16th century, aptly named Tudor Cottage. It is on the east side of The Street, almost opposite Whittles Lane. Grade II listed in May 1972.
Listed Buildings and Structures
Listed buildings and structures are officially designated as being of special architectural, historical or cultural significance. There are over half a million listed structures in the United Kingdom, covered by around 375,000 listings.
Listed status is more commonly associated with buildings or groups of buildings, however it can cover many other structures, including bridges, headstones, steps, ponds, monuments, walls, phone boxes, wrecks, parks, and heritage sites, and in more recent times a road crossing (Abbey Road) and graffiti art (Banksy 'Spy-booth') have been included.

In England and Wales there are three main listing designations;
Grade I (2.5%) - exceptional interest, sometimes considered to be internationally important.
Grade II* (5.5%) - particularly important buildings of more than special interest.
Grade II (92%) - nationally important and of special interest.

There are also locally listed structures (at the discretion of local authorities) using A, B and C designations.

In Scotland three classifications are also used but the criteria are different. There are around 47,500 Listed buildings.
Category A (8%)- generally equivalent to Grade I and II* in England and Wales
Category B (51%)- this appears generally to cover the ground of Grade II, recognising national importance.
Category C (41%)- buildings of local importance, probably with some overlap with English Grade II.

In Northern Ireland the criteria are similar to Scotland, but the classifications are:
Grade A (2.3%)
Grade B+ (4.7%)
Grade B (93%)

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Date Taken
Sunday, 18 March, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 22 March, 2012
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Housing, Dwellings 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 745 074 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:45.8816N 2:22.2542W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SO 745 074
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