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Description: Water Lane House
Date Listed: 11 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 251915
OS Grid Reference: SP3826428717
OS Grid Coordinates: 438264, 228717
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9556, -1.4446
11/105 Water Lane House
House. Mid C17, extended C18 and 1926. Limestone and marlstone rubble with
wooden lintels; thatch roof with brick and rubble stacks. 2-unit plan, extended
and given a rear wing. 2 storeys and one storey plus attic. Earlier 2 bays, to
left of 5-window front, are taller and have renewed cross window at ground floor
with 2-light casements above, plus a small stair window to extreme right in line
with stack. Irregular lower range has doorway to extreme left, a 3-light
casement, a leaded 2-light casement, and has three 2-light dormers, all at
different levels. Renewed stack to right of centre. C20 wing to rear of lower
range is in similar style. Rear of taller range has leaded casements of 2 and 4
lights plus a small lattice window with a chamfered stone surround; plank door
may be a later insertion. Present main entrance is in angle of C20 wing and main
range. Interior; open fireplace with flanking winder stair; through-purlin roof
with crossed principals and ridge purlin.
Listing NGR: SP3826428717
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Source: English Heritage
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