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Description: The Wilderness
Date Listed: 8 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 162867
OS Grid Reference: TL1765024969
OS Grid Coordinates: 517650, 224969
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9108, -0.2910
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TL 1724 PRESTON BUTCHERS LANE
8/75 The Wilderness
House. Early C18, C18/C19 E extensions. Plum brick in Flemish-bond with
red dressings, roughcast to 1st floor of extension and applied half-
timbering to its front and upper part of W gable end. Steep old red tile
roofs. A 2-storeys, end-chimneys, 2-cells plan house facing S with
central entrance and 2- and 1-storeys E extension. Internal gable
chimneys to main range with rear-wall chimney to single-storey hipped
roof E end extension. S front has 3 upper windows to main range with box
eaves, plat band, central entrance by a half-glazed door in middle
between 2 shallow bays. Flush casement windows generally, with small
panes, 2-lights with 3-lights to 2-storeys part of E extension which has
a lean-to pentice with door and window. Sun fire insurance plaque on
Listing NGR: TL1765024969
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Source: English Heritage
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