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Pennymarsh, Abbotts Ann

Description: Pennymarsh

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 20 December 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 140456

OS Grid Reference: SU3319543673
OS Grid Coordinates: 433195, 143673
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1913, -1.5264

Location: 1 Abbotts Close, Abbotts Ann, Hampshire SP11 7NR

Locality: Abbotts Ann
Local Authority: Test Valley Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP11 7NR

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Listing Text


10/36 Pennymarsh


Formerly 2 cottages, now 1. C15;C17 and late C18. Timber frame, brickwork,
and a thatched roof. The middle part of the building is a medieval cruck-
framed hail: in the late C16 or early C17 a 1st floor was inserted, as well
as a massive chimney: C18 extensions at each end and some C18 re-cladding of
the centre. The east elevation is 1 storey and attic, 3 above 5 windows.
Overall thatched roof, ½-hipped at ends, with eaves raised above 2 upper
windows. The frame is exposed at the north side, with brick infill, the
west side having brick walls of Flemish bond with blue headers, and cambered
openings. Casements. Boarded door, with a thatched hood on posts. The
south gable (adjoining the roadway) has brickwork above eaves level, and below
this 4 horizontal flint panels. Inside, the cruck framework is exposed, as
well as chamfered beams and joists; there is a bread oven within the chimney,
and 2 staircases.

Listing NGR: SU3319543673

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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