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Date Listed: 27 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 139791
OS Grid Reference: SU3827753141
OS Grid Coordinates: 438277, 153141
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2761, -1.4526
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SU 3853 HURSTBOURNE TARRANT CHURCH STREET
10/71 Martins and Old Plough
Two houses, once (with Little Plough) a coaching inn. C16 timber-framed
building at right angles to the roadway with late C18 recladding and westward
extension. and an early C19 front elevation. Brick, flint, slate and tile.
The regular front (south-west) is 2 storeys, 4 windows. Hipped slate roof with
wide eaves on wrought-iron brackets. Red brickwork in Flemish bond, rubbed
flat arches, stone cills, plinth. Sashes in reveals. 2 doorways with thin
canopies on carved brackets, one 6-panelled another (Martins) 4 panelled door.
The east and upper wall continues as a mask to the side elevation of the old
part, which has a tile roof, flint walls (part coursed knapped flint part
horizontal panels) with brick dressings and an attached stack dated 1835. One
old upper casement frame is now blocked, 2 lower casements and a blocked
doorway. The rear elevation has a tile roof narrow horizontal flint panels
and casements. The interior exposes part of the old frame, with an arch brace
to one truss, and a beam with diagonal sockets (for mullions).
Listing NGR: SU3828053139
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Source: English Heritage
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