Description: 5 and 7, High Street
Date Listed: 1 March 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 206726
OS Grid Reference: TQ2804564509
OS Grid Coordinates: 528045, 164509
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3652, -0.1621
1. HIGH STREET
Nos 5 and 7
TQ 2864 NW 21/73
Deeds refer to erection of a house in 1603. Present building with C19
exterior incorporating timber-framed structure of C17 origin. Stuccoed
front of 3 storeys, 3 window bays; giant pilaster at either end. Hipped
roof, right hand part of modern pantiles and left hand part of slates. Overhanging eaves. Sashes without glazing bars on 2nd floor; 2-light
casements on 1st floor. Front wall of ground floor remains but has been
covered by late C19 shop additions to either side with passageway between.
In front wall at end of passageway, half-glazed door with margin lights;
felted hood on brackets over. Timber-framed construction visible in centre
1st floor room; plank and muntin panelling in passageway of No 5.
Staircases of early to mid Cl9 date. Smaller 2-storey C19 additions to
Nos 3 to 7 (odd) form a group with Nos 12 to 20 (even) High Street (South Side).
Listing NGR: TQ2804564509
Source: English Heritage
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