Description: Stanwell House and Rose Cottage
Date Listed: 14 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 279491
OS Grid Reference: TM0746471168
OS Grid Coordinates: 607464, 271168
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2994, 1.0412
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GISLINGHAM HIGH STREET (SOUTH EAST
TM 0771 SIDE)
6/35 Stanwell House and Rose
House, now 2 dwellings. Probably early to mid C16, floor and stack inserted,
reroofed and extended C17; cased, altered and extended C20. Timber frame,
plastered with some Fletton brick casing. Steeply pitched pantiled roof.
Originally probably 4 bays, a small open hall with storeyed end bays, parlour
bay added to left. 2 storeys. Broadly spaced 4 window front; right half
brick cased with a half glazed door in original cross passage position, C20 3-
light casements; left half is plastered with a central C20 gabled porch into
original solar bay, C20 casements, restored 4-light diamond mullioned windows
on first floor of added parlour bay. Inserted internal ridge stack with
rebuilt cap in upper bay of original hall, now roughly central, inserted
internal left end stack. To rear right a pantiled lean-to with a truncated
stack, to rear left a full height C20 gabled wing. Interior: frame largely
concealed and partially altered where exposed; 2,3 and 4-light diamond
mullioned window openings, in hall upper bay a stop chamfered cross axial
binding beam, arched braces to cambered, chamfered tie beams, first floor
broach stopped axial binding beam. Roof renewed with collars, side purlins,
crown post mortice in former open truss tie beam.
Listing NGR: TM0746471168
Source: English Heritage
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