Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276609
OS Grid Reference: TM0002444133
OS Grid Coordinates: 600024, 244133
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0595, 0.9163
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KERSEY THE STREET
(formerly listed as
Denbigh House and
TM 0044 58/462 23.1.58
Formerly a house of some importance, possibly a master weavers dwelling,
built on a half H plan with outbuildings closing the west side and forming
an internal courtyard. Possibly of C15-C16 origin but altered in the
C17, particularly on the front. The date 1654 is on the lintel of the
front doorway. A timber-framed and plastered building with a tiled roof
and a tall ridge chimney stack. Two storeys and attics. Three window
range on the front of bar and transom casements with leaded lights.
There is a 2-storeyed splayed bay in the centre and shallow oriels on
the outer ranges of the upper storey. The centre and south ranges are
flanked by small high level windows of 2 lights. The south end has
a window on the upper storey with 5 lower and 9 upper lights. The north
gable has finely carved bargeboards.
Listing NGR: TM0002444133
Source: English Heritage
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