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Description: Spring Cottage
Date Listed: 31 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159541
OS Grid Reference: TL3266525377
OS Grid Coordinates: 532665, 225377
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9111, -0.0727
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TL 3225 ARDELEY WOOD END
10/6 Spring Grange
House. W part late medieval, C16 lower NW wing, C17 main range
replacing medieval hall, but E half demolished (probably after
fire in 1947). Timber frame weatherboarded over a brick plinth.
Stucco on N and E side walls. Steep old red tile roofs. An L-
shaped house facing S with main range of 2 storeys and attics
with large central chimney and lobby entry. The part to the left
of the door survives with a 2-storeys wing extending to rear.
Gabled porch to new entrance into SW room. 2 flush 2-light
casement windows on front to each floor and 4-panel door with
small hood. Very large red brick chimney with 4 diagonal shafts
joined in-line axially over a moulded base. SW part has a
chamfered beam and large squared joists. NW wing has an arch-
braced roof and was possibly open to the roof. Main range is the
left part of a symmetrical lobby entry plan house with 4
fireplaces in the central chimney, the E side ones now unused.
4-centred brick arched fireplaces on W side on ground and 1st
floors. Chamfered axial beams and exposed joists to lower room.
Listing NGR: TL3266525377
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Source: English Heritage
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