This early work examines all construction and architectural aspects of the English Cottage and is extensively illustrated with full and half page black and white photographs. A thoroughly recommended read for any lover of English village and country life. Contents: Cottage England; The Peasant’s Cote; The Timber-Framed Cottage; Regional Characteristics of the Timber-Framed Cottage; The Cob Cottage; The Stone-Built Cottage; Roofing and Weatherproofing; Inside and Around the Cottage; Cottage Folk; The Later Cottage: Conclusion. This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s and before. The content has been carefully selected for its interest and relevance to a modern audience.