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Description: Albion House
Date Listed: 26 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 118183
OS Grid Reference: TL5379310936
OS Grid Coordinates: 553793, 210936
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7760, 0.2278
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TL 51 SW MATCHING MATCHING GREEN
Lobby entrance house, early C17, extended in C20. Timber framed, plastered,
roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 4 bays aligned approx. NW-SE with axial
chimney stack in third bay from NW, forming a lobby-entrance, now blocked.
Original rear wing at NW end, forming an L-plan, with chimney stack at the
junction. 2 storey extension in E angle, C20, and single storey extension at
NW end, C20. 2 storeys. 4 window range of double-hung sash windows of 4
lights, C19/20, door in NW extension. Roof hipped. Some framing exposed
internally. Arch braced inside studding, not trenched. Primary straight
bracing in partition wall. Chamfered beams with lamb's tongue stops above
ground floor and first floor. Original newel stair from first floor to attics,
except 2 lowest steps. Roof structure not visible.
Listing NGR: TL5379310936
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Source: English Heritage
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