Description: 3, the Lane
Date Listed: 22 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 234620
OS Grid Reference: SP6269745682
OS Grid Coordinates: 462697, 245682
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1059, -1.0860
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WAPPENHAM THE LANE
SP6245 (South side)
Cottage. Mid/late C18. Red brick Flemish bond, old tile roof, brick end stacks.
2-unit plan. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window range. Central plank door in moulded
timber surround with straight hood on brackets. 2-light casement windows to
ground and first floors, those to ground floor with timber lintels, those to
first floor with brick flat-arched brick lintels. Stone sundial between first
floor centre and left windows and moulded brick cornice. A one-storey-and-attic
stone extension to left with bark door and slate roof. Interior has open
fireplace with chamfered bressumer, a fitted cupboard in upper room with fielded
panelled doors and H hinges. Inscription painted on plaster in attics 'I laid me
down and slept, and rose up again/for the Lord sustained me psalm ye 3'.
Formerly the Poor House.
Listing NGR: SP6269745682
Source: English Heritage
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