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Description: Robin's End
Date Listed: 18 April 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 149234
OS Grid Reference: SO6604368165
OS Grid Coordinates: 366043, 268165
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3105, -2.4995
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EASTHAM CP -
SO 66 NE
5/41 Robin's End
Shown on OS Map as Rectory.
Rectory, now house. c1735, on site of C17 building, with late C19 and
c1930 additions. Brick, plain tiled roof with parapets and brick stacks
at gable ends. Two storeys, attic with dormers and cellar; chamfered
plinth, three-course band between storeys and moulded eaves cornice to
the front and a dentilled eaves cornice at the rear. Five bays; windows
on main floors have gauged flat heads and are all 12-pane sashes; two C20
hipped dormers with 2-light leaded casements; central bay has a two-storey
gabled porch wing with pediment, first floor 12-pane sash window and main
entrance beneath with moulded architrave, part-glazed door and transom
light. Interior: noted as having its original open-well staircase with
moulded handrail and slender balusters of alternating turned, spiral and
fluted design. Also said that the late Georgian wallpaper survives in one
ground floor room. Two wings both of similar scale are built onto the
gable ends; the late C19 east wing is of two storeys and attic, has a gable
end parapet and external chimney; its front elevation has a ground floor
6-light casement and a first floor tripartite window with cambered head
and central 12-pane sash; the arrangement of its rear elevation of two
ground and first floor 12-pane sashes with cambered head is repeated on
both elevations of the c1930 addition at the west gable end. Adjoining
the C19 addition is a C17 single-bay timber-framed wing which survives
from the previous building on the site. (VCH 4, p 265).
Listing NGR: SO6604368165
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Source: English Heritage
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