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40 and 42, Westhorpe, Southwell

Description: 40 and 42, Westhorpe

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 July 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 242511

OS Grid Reference: SK6905553668
OS Grid Coordinates: 469055, 353668
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0758, -0.9707

Location: Westhorpe, Southwell, Nottinghamshire NG25 0NE

Locality: Southwell
Local Authority: Newark and Sherwood District Council
County: Nottinghamshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG25 0NE

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Listing Text


WESTHORPE, Westhorpe
1919-0/10/230 (North side)
20/07/71 Nos.4O & 42
(Formerly Listed as:
(North side)
No.42 (Even))


Aisled hall house. Early C17. Clad in brick and altered late
C18 and C19. Attached to the west side, an early C19 cottage,
rebuilt c1975, formerly 42. Timber framed, with brick cladding
and steep pitched hipped and gabled pantile roof with a gablet
at the south end. 2 gable and single corner stacks. Single
storey plus attics. East front has a near central blocked
doorway containing a 2-light casement. To its right, a C20
lean-to glazed porch, and to its left a 2-light casement. All
these openings have segmental heads. Above, a central 2-light
cross-eaves dormer. South end, to street, has a C20 casement
to left and above, a small C18 casement and a Yorkshire sash.
North end has a C19 single storey addition. Interior has 3 bay
posts with arch braces. The southern pair carry a first floor
stud wall with rendered nogging. On the west side, an aisle
plate and 2 winder staircases. Central ground floor room has a
stop-chamfered spine beam. Southern room has a chamfered and
moulded spine beam and unusually heavy floor joists. Rebuilt
cottage, to west, brick with steep pitched pantile roof, has a
corner stack. Single storey plus garret. West front has a
central close-boarded door and to its right, a Yorkshire sash.
Gable end, to street, has a single Yorkshire sash on each
floor, the upper one smaller. Interior has a single purlin
roof with collars.

Listing NGR: SK6905553668

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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