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Description: Crowhursts' Shop with Wall Attached
Date Listed: 10 October 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169953
OS Grid Reference: TQ7006840526
OS Grid Coordinates: 570068, 140527
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1388, 0.4296
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HORSMONDEN THE HEATH
7/117 Heathside and Crowhursts'
shop with wall attached
House and shop with wall attached. C16 or earlier, altered and extended mid
C19. Timber framed and exposed small panel frame with plaster infill on red
brick base and crosswing with weather boarding on sandstone base, extended
with painted brick and tile hung first floor. Sandstone wall. Plain tiled
roofs. Hall house with crosswing plan, extended C19 to form courtyard. The earlier range faces north to the Green. Two storeys and attic with hipped
roof and gablets and with stack to left and massive ridge stack to centre
right. Two gabled dormers. Projecting hipped crosswing at right. Two light
and 4 light wooden casements on each floor to left and single light to upper right, with 2 light wooden casements to crosswing. Boarded door to left in
gabled porch. Single storey hipped and flat roofed extensions to end left.
The C19 wing forms the return and roadside elevations, the latter of 2
storeys with stacks to centre left and to end right, and with large gable to centre left. Two wooden casements on first floor and paired sashes to right
on ground floor, with central panelled door, and curved multi-paned shop
front to left hand corner. Extending from end right about 15 metres is a sandstone wall about 3 feet high.
Listing NGR: TQ7006840526
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Source: English Heritage
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