Description: Vulcans and Hole in the Wall Cottage
Date Listed: 9 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281120
OS Grid Reference: TL9337562551
OS Grid Coordinates: 593375, 262551
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2272, 0.8300
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TL 96 SW BEYTON QUAKER LANE
4/17 Vulcans and Hole in the
- Wall Cottage
Two houses, built as one in early C17. One storey and attics. 3-cell cross-
entry plan. Timber-framed and plastered. Thatched roof with 3 C19 plaintiled
casement dormers. An axial chimney, the shaft rebuilt C19 in red brick;
another C19 axial chimney to right. Late C19 or early C20 small-pane
casements. C20 porch with boarded and battened door, at cross-entry position.
Built c.1600-1630 as a 2-cell end chimney house: good close-studding for date,
chamfered floor joists laid flat. In later C17 or early C18 a parlour cell
was added to left, with primary-braced studding and on-edge joists. The cell
to right (now part of Hole in the Wall Cottage) was added C17/C18, and a
further extension of painted brick with glazed pantiled roof was added in C19.
Believed formerly to have been the Hole in the Wall Public House.
Listing NGR: TL9337562551
Source: English Heritage
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