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Description: 28, Leigh Hill
Date Listed: 2 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 122970
OS Grid Reference: TQ8408585671
OS Grid Coordinates: 584085, 185671
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5399, 0.6531
The following item shall be added:
LEIGH ON SEA
TQ 8485 6/57
Dwelling and commercial premises, now house. Late C18/early C19. Weatherboard
over timber frame set on brick plinth; gabled slate roof; brick ridge stack.
2 storeys over basement set into slope of hill; 2-window range. Square-headed
doorways to lower gable end and east elevation; early C19 twelve-pane sashes
set in moulded wood architraves; similar 20 pane sashes to upper (north) gable
end, replacing original loading doors. Interior: exposed timber framing with
straight primary bracing and lodged side purlin roof: former workshop over
stable/loosebox to north end. An unusual survival of a type of building which
was once common in the fishing/ship building communities along the riverside.
Listing NGR: TQ8408585671
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Source: English Heritage
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