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Description: 3, 5 and 7, Head Street
Date Listed: 8 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 118871
OS Grid Reference: TL9037308813
OS Grid Coordinates: 590373, 208813
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7457, 0.7563
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TL 90 NW GOLDHANGER HEAD STREET
7/19 No. 3, 5 and 7,
formerly The Limes and
cottage adjoining on
House, now 2 dwellings. C17 left range C16 or earlier crosswing to right, with
C18 and later alterations and additions. Timber framed and plastered with batten
decoration. The 2 crosswings to right with some painted brick facing. Red
plain tiled roofs. Large square attached red brick chimney stack to main range,
external red brick chimney stacks to left of main range and left of gabled
crosswing. Of complex plan, the main left range with small forward gabled stair
turret to right and 2 right gabled crosswings. 2 storeys and attics. 2:1:1:1
window range of small paned vertically sliding sashes, that to stair turret a 2
light bay. 6 panelled door with moulded surround and frieze to main range. 4
panelled door to left gabled crosswing. Interior of No. 3 with much re-used
medieval timber. Stop chamfered bridging joists. Restored inglenook fireplace.
Cambered sunk chamfered tie beam. 3 board door with moulded edgings, original
ironmongery. Butterfly hinges and other ironmongery to other doors. Side
purlin roof of re-used sooted timbers. Halved and bladed scarfs. Halved and
bridled scarf to side girt of No. 5.
Listing NGR: TL9037308813
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Source: English Heritage
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