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Description: Carriers Arms
Date Listed: 29 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 278725
OS Grid Reference: TM0737135334
OS Grid Coordinates: 607371, 235334
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9778, 1.0180
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TM 0735 EAST BERGHOLT GASTON END
5/17 Carriers Arms
Public House. Probably early C15 with later alterations and additions. Timber-
framed, rendered. Plain tiles, red brick stacks. Single-storey and attic. Original
open hall converted to off-centre lobby-entry plan. This entrance indicated by
plain doorcase now containing cross window. Present entrance by low brick addition
at left. C20 cross casements. Canted bay to left. Centre Say projects slightly
and is surmounted by a gabled dormer. Swept gableted roof. Large ridge stack and
further external stack to end left. Low extension under pent roof at right. Late
C18 - C19 range incorporated to rear left under mansard roof. C20 extension to
rear. Interior: C16 moulded beams. Framing exposed at attic level, jowled
chamfered posts, centre bay shows long arch brace to cambered tie beam and base
of square, chamfered crown post. To front wall of centre bay the wall plate has
diamond mortices and shutter groove of former hall window. Crown post roof, not
fully inspected but those posts visible unmoulded with braces to purlin and collars,
Listing NGR: TM0737135334
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Source: English Heritage
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