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Description: Bowling Green Farmhouse
Date Listed: 6 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159871
OS Grid Reference: TL3178029272
OS Grid Coordinates: 531780, 229272
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9463, -0.0841
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TL 3129 COTTERED THE GREEN
5/17 Bowling Green Farhhouse
House. Circa 1500, hall floor inserted c1600 and N end added,
C18 central chimney in place of a smoke bay, NW wing c1960. AT-
shaped open-hall and crosswing house facing E with central
chimney at (S) upper end of hall and front entrance with porch on
line of screens passage. Timber frame on a tarred brick sill,
roughcast with old red tiled roofs, hipped with gablet at N,
half-hipped at W gables. 2 3-light diamond mullioned original
windows survive on S side of crosswing. 2-light flush casement
windows generally. Front has a jettied crosswing on LH and
hipped roof to porch. Smoke-blackened rafters to hall range.
Clasped-purlin roof structures. Wind-braces in wing and tension
bracing in N end wall. Former stair at rear of crosswing.
Chamfered and stopped joists to floor inserted c1600 in hall. An
impressive late medieval hall house.
Listing NGR: TL3178029272
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Source: English Heritage
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