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Description: Court House
Date Listed: 26 April 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 174181
OS Grid Reference: TQ8144549113
OS Grid Coordinates: 581445, 149113
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2124, 0.5964
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SUTTON VALENCE RECTORY LANE
7/159 Court House
House. C15 or early C16 with mid-to-late C16 alterations.
Timber framed, rendered, with plain tile roof. Open wall of 2
roughly equal bays with storeyed bay to right. 2-bay cross-wing,
possibly integral, projecting forwards slightly to left. 2
storeys. Wing 2 storeys and attic. Painted brick plinth. Wing
jettied to first floor, jetty returning (but underbuilt) on dragon
post. Plain bargeboards. Multiple brick stack at junction of
wing and hall, and projecting later C16 stack with stone base, to
right end. Irregular fenestration of 4 casements; 3-light canted
oriel to first floor of wing, two 3-light and one 2-light leaded
casement to main range. Panelled door to right of centre of main
range, under flat bracketed hood. Interior: close-studded
end-of-hall partition morticed for spear. Moulded octagonal
crown-post in altered position. Braced partition between hall
and wing on first floor. 2 later C16 moulded stone fireplaces
with 4-centred-arched heads. C17 panelling to left of hall
Listing NGR: TQ8144549113
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Source: English Heritage
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