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Description: The Poor House
Date Listed: 11 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 150077
OS Grid Reference: SO4444361516
OS Grid Coordinates: 344443, 261516
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2490, -2.8152
SO 4461 KINGSLAND CP LONGFORD (south side)
13/55 The Poor House
(Nos 1, 2 and 3)
Shown on OS as Corner Cottage.
House, now three houses. C17, with some mid-C18 alterations and a late
C20 extension. Timber-frame with painted brick and rendered infill on a
rendered plinth, tile roof. Three framed bays aligned east/west, with an
external gable-end stack to west, with brick shaft on rubble base. A similar
stack placed axially between the two eastern bays. North front of two storeys
with four windows which are casements of two, one, three and two lights.
Ground floor also has four casements, of two, three, three and two lights.
Entrance to No 2 to left of centre, to No 3 in right-hand gable end, and
No 1 in left-hand gable through C20 lean-to extension. Framing: four square
panels high with straight angle braces. East gable truss has four struts
to collar with V-struts to apex.
Listing NGR: SO4444361516
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Source: English Heritage
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