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Description: Stream Cottages
Date Listed: 25 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 179300
OS Grid Reference: TQ7100158162
OS Grid Coordinates: 571001, 158162
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2969, 0.4514
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DITTON CP THE STREAM
TQ 75 NW
Stream Cottages, Nos
- 44-48 (even)
Hall-house, now house pair. Circa 1420-1450 with solar wing of c.1480-1500; C19
cladding to 1st floor. Timber-framed with brick ground floor except under left
hand jetty, where close-studded framing is exposed with plaster infilling. Plain
tiled roof with return gables at both ends, to left over 1st floor jetty on
bressumer, joist ends and brackets. C16 moulded wooden barge boards. Stack
behind ridge to left. 2 storeys; irregular fenestration of 5 windows on lst
floor and 4 windows on ground floor. Boarded and panelled door to left of
entrance right hand window under gable, (No 44), entrance to No 46/48 is 2-storey
later C20 addition set back at left end. Interior: much evidence of timber-
framing. Built-in stack with carved Tudor arched wooden bressumers to fireplaces
in drawing and dining rooms. Moulded beams in drawing room, (former parlour).
Cambered beam over solar, now bedroom, possibly supporting solar crown-post.
Crown-post possibly also over former hall; roof-space inaccessible at time of
Listing NGR: TQ7100158162
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Source: English Heritage
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