Description: 21, High Street
Date Listed: 3 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 162474
OS Grid Reference: TL3848835735
OS Grid Coordinates: 538488, 235735
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0028, 0.0161
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ARKWAY HIGH STREET
TL 3835 (East side)
9/20 No. 21
House, at one time 2 dwellings. Early to mid C16, floored and stack
inserted C17, altered C19, extended C20. Timber frame. Rendered and
weatherboarded. Thatched roof. Probably a small 2 bay part or entirely
open hall originally. 1 storey and attic. Low plinth. Central entrance,
plank door in a moulded surround. Flanking casements are C19 5 light
shop windows, canted out as oriels on brackets. An attic 3 light window
with eyebrow thatching to right of centre. Right end internal stack, cap
rebuilt. Exposed plates. Left end weatherboarded with 2 light casements.
Right end render is panelled and pargetted. C19 and C20 outshuts to
rear. Interior: exposed framing with tension braces, cambered collars to
soot blackened clasped purlin roof with curved windbraces, stop
chamfered axial bearer and joists on ground floor.
Listing NGR: TL3848835735
Source: English Heritage
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