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Description: Skate's Hill House
Date Listed: 10 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 277964
OS Grid Reference: TL8291547085
OS Grid Coordinates: 582915, 247085
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0919, 0.6687
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Skate's Hill House
(formerly listed as
Skate's Hill Farmhouse)
TL 8247 19/169 10.1.53.
A C17 timber-framed and plastered house built on an L shaped plan with
wings extending to the east and north. The south front of the east wing
was refronted in the C19 in grey gault brick. The north wing now has
exposed timber framing and the upper storey on the west front is jettied
with a moulded bressummer on curved brackets. 2 storeys. The south front
has 3 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars to the ground
storey windows. There is a central doorway with an Ionic style portico.
The west front has 3 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars.
The exposed framing shows a number of blocked original window openings.
Roof tiled, hipped. There is an external chimney stack at the south
end of the west front.
Listing NGR: TL8291547085
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Source: English Heritage
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