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Description: Fife House and Linked Outbuildings to North
Date Listed: 28 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 162634
OS Grid Reference: TL2308827939
OS Grid Coordinates: 523088, 227939
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9364, -0.2110
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GRAVELEY HIGH STREET
TL 2327 (West side)
13/21 No. 33
- (Fife House) and linked
outbuildings to N
House and linked outbuildings. C16 or early C17, altered in C18 and mid
C19. Timber frame roughcast, outbuildings of chequered red and black
brick to ground floor and roughcast above. Steep old red tile hipped
roofs. A 2-storeys, H-plan house facing E, with S parlour wing
projecting further to E but not to W, N service wing projects to rear.
Large rearwall chimney to hall, and external sidewall chimneys to S of S
wing and N of N wing. Hall range has stair in through-passage at N end,
and doors to 2 rooms in N wing. Internal chimney and staircase in rear
part of N wing. Large 2-storeys outbuilding linked to N side has large
top-hamper rooflight lantern to half-hipped roof. E front of house has 2
flush sash windows with 2/2 panes to 1st floor of hall range, with tiled
pentice below supported on paired posts and protecting central entrance
door between 2 sash windows. 3-light flush leaded casement to 1st floor
of each wing. Bow windows to ground floor, on S wing below a wide jetty
on paired brackets. Staircase has C18 baluster re-used in C19
restoration. (RCHM Typescript).
Listing NGR: TL2308827939
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Source: English Heritage
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