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Description: Forsythia and West Leigh
Date Listed: 16 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 150345
OS Grid Reference: SO3894258139
OS Grid Coordinates: 338942, 258139
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2181, -2.8951
PEMBRIDGE CP WEST STREET (north side)
SO 3858 - 3958
10/87 Forsythia and West Leigh
House, now sub-divided into two tenements, formerly central hall with cross-
wings. C14 or C15 core, altered during C17 and further greatly altered during
mid-C19. Square panelled timber-framing with painted brick infill/and sand-
stone rubble plinth; hipped Welsh slate roof. Former hall aligned east/west
flarked by cross-wings; the whole has now been re-roofed with the gables of
the cross-wings cut back and the whole roof now hipped; lateral and axial
stacks. Two storeys. South front: one 3-light casement window to jettied
left cross-wing with 2-light window and four-panelled door to ground floor,
central hall with 2-light casement window and panelled door to ground floor.
Former cross-wing to right has canted bay window and ledged door. The right-
hand cross-wing has traces of a moulded bressummer, but the jetty has been
underbuilt. (RCHM, Vol III, p 165, item 78).
Listing NGR: SO3894158139
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Source: English Heritage
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