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Description: Little Beazleys
Date Listed: 6 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 160889
OS Grid Reference: TL4673915392
OS Grid Coordinates: 546739, 215392
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8179, 0.1275
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TL 467 153:4/12 6.6.52
C17 or earlier. Date '1662 TD' over door may be secondary. 1½ storey
timberframed house weatherboarded under steep thatched half hipped roof
with large central chimney rebuilt above ridge. 2 windows front with
central plank door. Modern wood casement windows. Entrance beside chimney
with kitchen on E and parlour on W. Large open fireplace in E room with
heavy roll moulded fireplace lintol with pyramid stop at S end. If this is
original, the building may be C16 which is suggested by 2 soot blackened
rafters surviving at W end of the purlin roof. Floor structure of axial
beams and exposed squared joists may have been inserted with stair in
1662. Thin bricks in chimney may-be earlier. There is a bread oven at
the rear of the kitchen fireplace. Mullioned front windows were noted by
RCHM in 1911 (RCHM (1911) 204), now gone.
Listing NGR: TL4673915392
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Source: English Heritage
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