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Description: 13, the Green
Date Listed: 22 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 238888
OS Grid Reference: NZ0780572043
OS Grid Coordinates: 407805, 572043
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0428, -1.8794
STAMFORDHAM THE GREEN
NZ 0772 (South side)
28/402 No. 13
House. Late C17 or early C18. Altered 1744 and later. Squared stone with
ashlar dressings. Left gable rebuilt C18 in brick. Welsh slate roof. Double
span. 2 storeys, 3 windows. Rusticated quoins. Ground floor has 4 windows in
architraves, the centre 2 renewals of 1985, 1st floor 3 windows in architraves,
the centre one original with moulded sill and narrow 8-pane sash with thick
glazing bars; outer windows are C18 enlargements with 12-pane sashes. Boldly-
moulded eaves cornice. Steeply-pitched roof with renewed end stacks.
Doorway in early C20 porch on right return. Similar original windows in
architraves. Decorative rainwater head, dated 1744.
Rear facade: 3 storeys, 3 bays of 8-pane and 2-pane sashes in original
architraves to right. To left a large Venetian stair window.
Interior: 4-storey staircase, possibly re-set, with early C18 moulded and
ramped handrail, splat balusters. Venetian window has fat Tuscan columns and
rusticated arch. 2-panel doors in attic and basement. On 1st floor landing
and in basement, 2 beams with bar-stop chamfers. C18 roof timbers.
The stair ends in a fine wreath in the present basement which was originally
the ground floor until the ground level was raised to provide cellars in front
of house, probably late C18 or early C19. The original front was of 5 bays,
with a porch of round arches and triple keystones still partly embedded in
present cellars; 2 large piers flanking the entrance are also visible.
Listing NGR: NZ0780872042
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Source: English Heritage
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