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Description: Roke House
Date Listed: 11 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 232796
OS Grid Reference: SP9478485316
OS Grid Coordinates: 494784, 285316
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4576, -0.6065
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BRIGSTOCK LYVEDEN ROAD
SP9485 (North side)
15/73 No.1 (Roke House)
House. C16 origins, probably altered mid C18. Squared coursed limestone with
thatch roof. Originally 2-unit plan. 2 storeys. 3-window range of C19 casements
under wood lintels. First floor centre window is C20 casement. Central
4-panelled door with glazing has C19 gabled hood. 2-stage ashlar buttress, to
far right, and chamfered plinth. Ashlar gable parapet to left has trefoil
moulding to gablet at kneeler. Rebuilt brick stacks. C20 extension to rear.
Interior: room to left has open fireplace with bressumer and remains of bread
oven. Moulded beam above fireplace and on line of hall wall. C19 staircase with
broad stick balusters.
Listing NGR: SP9478485316
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Source: English Heritage
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