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Description: Fairstead House
Date Listed: 30 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 224578
OS Grid Reference: TG0466243693
OS Grid Coordinates: 604662, 343693
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9516, 1.0451
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TG 0443 CLEY NEXT THE SEA THE FAIRSTEAD
9/27 Fairstead House
House, formerly 5 cottages, C18 and later. Coursed flint and brick mosaic
brick dressings, pantiles. Irregular plan, long range of 6 uneven bays in
several builds, 2 storeys. 1½ storeyed wing of 2 bays to north. North
front: forward projecting wing of 2 bays to first bay, flush sash with
glazing bars to upper floor gable end; garden front of brick with coursed
flint and brick mosaic to upper floor. Black glazed pantiles, sash to ground
floor, 3-light steel casement to upper floor. 2nd bay of coursed flint,
glazed outer passage to ground floor having pantile roof and flint base,
flush sash with glazing bars to first floor. 3rd bay with C19 gabled porch
of pebble flint with brick dressings projecting from 2nd bay and flush with
glazed passage; 6 panelled door, 2-light casement of 4 panes to first floor.
4th bay of coursed flint having vertical brick quoins to right, flush sash
with glazing bars to first floor, 3-light casement with transom to ground
floor, axial stack to right of bay. 5th and 6th bay an extended addition,
ground floor of 5th bay of different build having brick quoins to right;
door and C20 casement to ground floor, flush sash with glazing bars to first
floor. South facade along Taylors Loke (alleyway) changes direction at
different builds. 6 bays of varied flint and brick, varied scattered
fenestration of C18-C20. West gable of regular coursed flint/brick mosiac,
large flush sash with glazing bars, 4 x 4 panes. Included for group value.
Listing NGR: TG0466243693
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Source: English Heritage
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