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Description: Long Close
Date Listed: 28 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 162761
OS Grid Reference: TL2141228708
OS Grid Coordinates: 521412, 228708
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9436, -0.2350
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WYMONDLEY GRAVELEY ROAD
TL 2128 (North side)
10/149 Long Close
House. C16 or earlier, altered late C17, NE rear wing C19, E end and NW
rear wing C20 re-using old timbers. Timber frame exposed on 1st floor,
red brick NE rear wing and casing to ground floor. Steep old red tile
roofs, slate roof to NE wing. A long, 2-storeys house, set back from
road-junction, facing S. Large external W gable chimney, and an internal
chimney near the middle of the house, rising in the rear roofslope. S
front has 3 windows to each floor, close-studding on the 1st floor with
plastered panels, 6 structural bays, gabled porch to door with E part,
and door position marked by 2-lights window in E part. Flush casement
windows, lattice-leaded, with C18 iron opening light. 3-lights windows
generally, but 4-lights in middle on ground floor. W gable shows a
clasped-purlin roof structure with the purlins supported on a collar.
(RCHM (1911)106 item 7).
Listing NGR: TL2141228708
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Source: English Heritage
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