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Description: The Homeland
Date Listed: 9 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 279254
OS Grid Reference: TM1335654252
OS Grid Coordinates: 613356, 254252
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1453, 1.1168
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CODDENHAM CHURCH ROAD
8/6 The Homeland (formerly listed
9-12-55 as Homelands)
House. Early or mid C16, extended c.1600 and later. A cross-wing attached to,
and formerly a part of, the adjoining Holbeck House. Timber-framed and
plastered; the upper floor of the wing was originally jettied on 2 adjacent
sides, and a short section is still unaltered and exposed. Plaintiled roofs
with axial and external chimneys of red brick. 2 storeys and attics. C19
small-pane sashes, those at ground storey also with hinged panelled shutters.
6-panelled entrance door with shallow oblong fanlight. The house contains the
cross-passage of the C15 open hall, which is now mainly within Holbeck House.
The service cell was demolished, and the present forward-projecting cross-wing
built in mid C16. The front room has ogee-moulded main beams, and a 4-centred
arched external doorway. Plain crownpost roof and good arch-braced close-
studding. The range was extended rearwards c.1600, and a wing was added to
left in C18.
Listing NGR: TM1335654252
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Source: English Heritage
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