Description: 4, Priory Road
Date Listed: 6 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 251256
OS Grid Reference: SU3963887887
OS Grid Coordinates: 439638, 187887
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5885, -1.4292
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WANTAGE PRIORY ROAD
SU3987NE (West side)
House. C15 hall-house, stack and floors inserted and extended to right in
mid/late C16, refronted in mid C18. Originally timber-framed. Flemish bond
brick; old tile roof; brick stacks. 3-unit plan. 2 storeys, original 3-window
range. C19 carved brackets to pedimented hood over early C20 door. Mid C19
horned sash in blocked door to right. Stone lintel over mid C18 sash to right,
gauged brick flat arches over other mid C18 sashes and brick soldier arch over
inserted mid C19 sash to left. Half-hipped roof; ridge, right end and rear
lateral stacks. Interior: C18 panelled and plank doors. Chamfered beams and
bressumer over fireplace. Winder stairs to rear right. C15 cruck to left
obscured by inserted stack, has smoke-blackened exposed timbers and mortices for
collar-yoke; similar truss to right has only strut visible. C16 two-bay
collar-truss roof to right.
Listing NGR: SU3962987891
Source: English Heritage
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