Description: Whitefield House
Date Listed: 18 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 280771
OS Grid Reference: TL9527160552
OS Grid Coordinates: 595271, 260552
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2086, 0.8565
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DRINKSTONE PARK ROAD
TL 96 SE
Farmhouse, late C17. 2 storeys and attics. 4 windows. 3-cell-lobby-
entrance plan. Timber-framed and pebble-dashed. Plaintiled roofs. An
axial chimney, the shaft rebuilt in C19 red brick. Early C17 3-light
casements with transomes. 6-panelled door at lobby-entrance position,
the upper pair of panels glazed. An original 1 1/2 storey rear service
wing. Interior: complete C17 oak framing extensively exposed - primary-
braced studding and on-edge floor joists. 2-tier butt purlin roof, with
many reused components from another roof of similar design. A wide
lintelled open fireplace in the hall. Some original patterned
plasterwork and a blocked original window in the rear wall. Alterations
to rear in progress at date of resurvey.
Listing NGR: TL9527160552
Source: English Heritage
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