Description: Little Beckjay
Date Listed: 28 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 257620
OS Grid Reference: SO3921377603
OS Grid Coordinates: 339213, 277603
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3931, -2.8947
CLUNGUNFORD C.P. BECKJAY
SO 37 NE
8/115 Little Beckjay
House. C16/17 with later alterations. Timber framed with brick infill,
rendered to the front, stone additions; graded stone tile roof; brick
ridge stack. L-shaped plan. 4-bay range aligned east-west facing
south with opposed entrances at the west end and a south projecting west
wing. South front. 2 storeys; gabled wing to the left. Slightly
irregular fenestration; C20 glazing bar casements. C20 door to the
left in the re-entrant angle between main range and wing. North front.
Exposed timber framing. Gabled wing to the right with 4 square panels
to the eaves, slightly cambered tie beam and 2 collars with vertical
struts; C20 casements in centre and to first floor left. The 2 right
hand bays of the main range have 2 small square panels between first
floor and eaves; casements to ground floor centre and to first floor
left and right. Door to right. The 2 left-hand bays have a lean-
to brick and stone extension to the front with graded stone tile roof.
Interior. Exposed timber framed partition walls with oak stave infill
panels. Chamfered and stopped ceiling beams throughout. Ground floor
room of south bay of crosswing has early C18 bolection moulded panelling
with cyma recta moulded cornice. The north bay of the wing houses an
early C17 nekel staircase with landing balustrade of turned balusters.
Listing NGR: SO3921377603
Source: English Heritage
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