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Description: Ancient Houses
Date Listed: 23 January 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 276615
OS Grid Reference: TL9997844258
OS Grid Coordinates: 599978, 244258
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0606, 0.9157
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KERSEY THE STEEET
Nos 1 to 4
(formerly listed as
and opposite the
TL 9944 57/468 23.1.58
This property with the cottages adjoining on the north are now converted
into flats and are known as Ancient Houses, Nos 1 to 4.
A C16 timberframed and plastered building with a tiled roof and ridge
chimney stack. Two storeys. The upper storey is jettied on the whole
front on exposed joists and curved brackets with shafts. All the timber-framing
is exposed on the front. The upper storey has 3 window range of casements.
Two of them are 4-light shallow oriels with the remains of moulded sills
and frames. The ground storey has a shallow 6-light bar and transom
bay with a deep brick plinth with moulded string courses. The doorway
is approached by a flight of steps from the pavement.
Listing NGR: TL9997844258
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Source: English Heritage
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