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Description: Plait Hall
Date Listed: 19 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 162147
OS Grid Reference: TL2677739689
OS Grid Coordinates: 526777, 239689
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0411, -0.1530
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TL 2639 ASHWELL HIGH STREET
8/16 No. 40
27.5.68 (Plait Hall)
House. Mid and late C17, recased mid C19. Roughcast. Slate roof. 2 white
brick ridge chimney stacks. Timber frame. Original brick plinth. 2
storeys and attics. 5 flush sash windows, mostly 6/6-pane with thin
glazing bars. The 2nd and 4th bays are extended up as wide gabled eaves
dormers. 2nd bay from right has a flush panel door with moulded frame
and scrolled bracket hood. Internally the central section is mid C17,
showing chamfer-stopped axial beam. But stack inserted on right in late
C17. To right of this is late C17 bay, evidently built as a kitchen.
Straight braces to clasped purlin roof in upper part. Former plaiting
school. (RCHM Typescript).
Listing NGR: TL2677739689
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Source: English Heritage
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