Description: Black Horse Farmhouse
Date Listed: 14 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279478
OS Grid Reference: TM0455270933
OS Grid Coordinates: 604552, 270933
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2984, 0.9984
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FINNINGHAM WALSHAM ROAD (SOUTH SIDE)
TM 07 SW
1/22 Black Horse Farm House
House, latterly a public house. Late C16, altered C19 and C20. Timber frame,
ground floor replaced by red brick; rendered and weatherboarded. Thatched
roof. 3 cell plan, original entrance position unclear. 2 storeys and attic.
A lobby entrance to left of centre, half glazed door with a cornice; 1, 2 and
3-light C20 casements, string course to rendered first floor. Axial ridge
stack with cap rebuilt between hall and parlour to left of centre. Right end
weatherboarded over ground floor with towards rear an external C19 service
stack with offsets. Left end all weatherboarded, to rear first floor
weatherboarded. Interior: stop chamfered axial binding beams, joists, mid-
rails and fireplace bressumers, leaf and bar stops on binding beams; frame
altered with a reset 4 centred arched door head between hall and service bays.
First floor arched braces to cambered tie beams, largely removed, traces of
diamond mullioned window openings, parlour chamber roll and cavetto moulded
raised cross axial binding beam, runout stop chamfered joists. Butt purlin
roof with cambered collars also clasping purlins, arched windbraces.
Listing NGR: TM0466670904
Source: English Heritage
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