Description: Village Hall and Village Hall Cottage (East of Vine House)
Date Listed: 24 January 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 161361
OS Grid Reference: TL3684427127
OS Grid Coordinates: 536844, 227127
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9258, -0.0113
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TL 3627 WESTMILL HIGH STREET
8/10 Village Hall and
Village Hall Cottage
- (E of Vine House)
Barn, converted to village hall and caretakers house. C17
altered c1900 for Greg family of Coles. Timber frame roughcast
on chamfered low red brick plinth. Steep old red tile roof (barn
half-hipped in old photo). Half-timbered gabled porch to hall.
5-bay barn lying E-W, facing S. Hall in W two and a half bays is
single-storey: 2 storeys E part as house. Queen-strut, side-
purlin roof, jowled posts and curved braces to tie beams. Tall
6-light mullioned and transomed leaded window in W gable with
half-timbered apex and simple moulded bargeboard. Large porch
with low side-eaves has moulded bargeboard and heavy battened oak
door in reused C16 ovolo moulded frame (head renewed). Tall
slender arcaded louvre on roofridge with concial top and vane.
House has a canted bay window with cornice, flat roof and leaded
casements, flat topped dormer with cornice and 3-light casement
window and battened door to right in simple surround with flat
hoodon brackets. Hall has barrel vaulted plaster ceiling above
tie-beams, moulded battens and heavy moulding along wallplate.
Narrow full-height panel of Delft tiles with blue figures on
white ground, on N wall.
Listing NGR: TL3684427127
Source: English Heritage
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