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Description: Perry Childs Farmhouse
Date Listed: 19 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 115535
OS Grid Reference: TL7274624965
OS Grid Coordinates: 572746, 224965
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8965, 0.5092
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TL 72 SW PANFIELD HALL ROAD
4/13 Perry Childs Farmhouse
House. C17, altered in C19. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade red
clay tiles. 2 parallel ranges aligned approx. E-W each of 2 bays, facing E,
each with an internal stack in the front bay against the outside wall. External
stack on right return wall of rear bay, enclosed by single-storey lean-to
extension. C20 lean-to conservatory on left return wall. 2 storeys with
attics. 4-window range of late C19 sashes grouped in pairs. One C19 casement
in each gable. C20 door in gabled porch. Chamfered axial beams with lamb's
tongue stops in each floor of each range, joists plastered to the soffits. The
structure incorporates re-used timber from a medieval house. Left ground floor
hearth has 2 salt recesses with V heads, and a chamfered mantel beam with lamb's
tongue stops. In the attic there is a door of 3 plain rebated boards, C17 or
later, on re-used medieval strap hinges with incised lines.
Listing NGR: TL7274624965
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Source: English Heritage
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