Description: Little Orchard
Date Listed: 12 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 228421
OS Grid Reference: TG1984115317
OS Grid Coordinates: 619841, 315317
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6909, 1.2516
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TG 11 NE HORSFORD CHURCH STREET (south side)
3/30 Little Orchard.
Former farm house, C18 but with C17 core. Brick over timber frame with
thatched roof. 2 bays of 2 storeys, with continuous 1½ storey outshut
at rear, and 1½ storey C20 extension to south. C17 house had brick gable
walls with parapet gables and end stacks, flanking timber framed walls.
Some of the timber framing and roof remain inside. Principal facade to
east, 2 windows with brick plinth, and shallow buttresses at the junction
of the C18 and C17 brickwork ends. Central C20 door with gabled porch.
C19 casement windows of 3 lights on ground floor. C20 windows to first
floor. Blocked double reveal window in C17 brickwork at the northern
end. Moulded brick kneelers to parapet gables and end stacks. Open brick
fireplaces with timber bressumers. Stopped and chamfered axial and transverse
beams with ogee stops. Butt purlin roof. C20 wing to south not of special
Listing NGR: TG1984115317
Source: English Heritage
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