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Description: Chesnut Farmhouse
Date Listed: 28 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 223298
OS Grid Reference: TG1381739608
OS Grid Coordinates: 613817, 339608
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9113, 1.1785
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WEST BECKHAM THE STREET
TG 13 NW
4/57 Chestnut Farmhouse
House. C17, subsequently altered. Flint with brick dressings. Glazed black
pantile roof. 3-cell plan, now sub-divided. Facade of 4 bays, 2 storeys.
Early C20 casements. To extreme left a blocked small window between floors.
C20 door to second bay. Small blocked light to extreme right with chamfered
reveals; similar to first floor. 4 casements to first floor. Evidence of
earlier openings with C17 brick reveals. Moulded kneelers to gable. Gable-
end stacks. 2 blocked lights to left hand gable, now cut by shallower pitched
roof; added single storey range with hipped roof. C19 windows to right hand
gable. Rear partly obscured by vegetation. Central long window to ground
floor, now blocked. Small light between floors at left hand end. Interior:
Right hand ground floor room with English bond brick to fireback. Ovolo moulded
bressummer beam with bar and ogee stops. Further ovolo moulded beams. Panelling
to left hand upper room with ogee mouldings to the muntins; 2 doors now to
cupboards. Heavy chamfer to spine beam.
Listing NGR: TG1381739608
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Source: English Heritage
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