Description: 24, 24a and 26, High Street
Date Listed: 20 August 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 162494
OS Grid Reference: TL3845735847
OS Grid Coordinates: 538457, 235847
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0038, 0.0157
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BARKWAY HIGH STREET
TL 3835 (West side)
9/40 Nos. 24, 24A, and 26
20.8.75 (formerly listed as
Nos. 24 and 26)
House, now 3 dwellings. Early C17, extended late C18 and early C19,
altered later C19 and C20. Timber frame, rendered. Steeply pitched
thatched roof. Weatherboarded additions with some brick cladding. Tiled
roofs. 2 cells, extended at both ends and to rear. No. 24 is original
building. 1 storey and attic. Rendered plinth below weatherboarded dado.
Step up to central entrance, plank door disused, flanking horizontal
sliding sashes, flush moulded frames. A single 2 light attic window with
leaded lights. At original left end a ridge stack. To right a short
kitchen addition under a hipped roof with a C19 external stack with
offsets, ground floor brick, first floor horizontal sliding sash.
Attached to left is No. 26: 1 weatherboarded bay, 2 storeys. Ground
floor C19 brick projection with an entrance, 2 light small pane
casement, slate roof. First floor small 4 pane flush frame sash.
Separate roof has a taller ridge and a slightly shallower pitch. Left
end stack. Left return has ground floor brick with a tripartite
horizontal sliding sash. First floor weatherboarding with a small sash.
Entrance in 1 bay wing to rear with C19 brick over earlier brick base,
ridge stack, a further C20 bay to rear with weatherboarding over brick.
To rear entrance to No. 24 in a lean-to addition. No. 24A attached to
rear of No. 24 is C18, altered in C20. 3 bays. 2 storeys. 2 and 3 light
small pane casements, ground floor brick, first floor roughcast.
Entrance in lean-to addition. Roof hipped towards front. Rear gable end
weatherboarded with an original red brick external stack. Interior not
inspected. Formerly the Half Moon Public House.
Listing NGR: TL3845735847
Source: English Heritage
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