Cottages - English Cottage Pictures, Images & Photos


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Cottages - English Cottage Pictures, Images & Photos

Pictures & images of English Cottages. The cottage goes back to the middle ages when it was the dwelling of agricultural workers who were know as "cotters". Cotters were held under bondage to their feudal lords and were to really slaves by another name. As in many Englsih words Cottage is a blend of the French Cot or cote which means a hut or cottage and the old norse Kot which also meant hut. In 15th century manner court rolls written in Latin the cottage was referd to as...
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