Description: 79, High Street
Date Listed: 6 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 235579
OS Grid Reference: SP8656356730
OS Grid Coordinates: 486563, 256730
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2020, -0.7348
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YARDLEY HASTINGS HIGH STREET
SP8656 (East side)
House. Dated 1697, extended C18 and C20. Coursed limestone rubble, C20 tile
roof, brick end stack. 2-unit plan. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window range. Gable
end faces street and has shallow segmental bay window of c.1800 to ground flor
and 2-light casement windows to 1st and attic floors, all with wood lintels.
Ground floor lintel extends almost whole length of front. Timber of similar
length below 1st floor window. Datestone to gable inscribed S/TS/1697;
stone-coped gable with kneelers. Irregular glazing to left side elevation of
sash, casement and C20 windows with wood lintels and single-storey C20 extension
with lean-to roof. 2-storey-and-attic wing of red brick projects to right of
front gable end; probably late C18. End wall of this wing has slight oversail
and thin timber-framing above 1st floor level. This wing may have formerly
extended over a carriage arch. Hipped dormer window and brick ridge stack.
Entrance to right side elevation behind projecting wing. Interior has chamfered
Listing NGR: SP8656356730
Source: English Heritage
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