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Description: Charlton Horethorne House
Date Listed: 15 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 261759
OS Grid Reference: ST6649223520
OS Grid Coordinates: 366492, 123520
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0101, -2.4790
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ST6623 CHARLTON HORETHORNE CP GUNVILLE LANE (South side)
Charlton Horethorne House
Detached house. c1700, with major extension Eastwards c1900. Local stone coursed rubble with ashlar dressings; plain
clay tile roof, banded with shouldered fish scale tiles, simple eaves; stone chimney stacks. 2 storeys; 5-bay South
elevation, furthest from road. Plinth, continuous string courses over windows at both levels; beaded square mullioned
2-light windows with leaded panes, some external iron stays; lower bays have 4-light leaded timber casements with
timber lintols replacing pairs of outer windows, and to centre bay a projecting porch with flat roof behind plain
parapet, with plain boarded door in simple opening: between windows upper bays 3 and 4 a plaque with hood mould
inscribed "JVA 1689/TVA 1759", with matching but uninscribed plaque between bays 2 and 3. On North roadside elevation
one matching window at first floor level, and below two 2-light chamfer mullioned windows with hood moulds. The c1900
extensions not of special interest. Interior not seen.
Listing NGR: ST6649223520
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Source: English Heritage
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