Description: Quakers Farmhouse
Date Listed: 9 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281121
OS Grid Reference: TL9306962638
OS Grid Coordinates: 593069, 262638
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2281, 0.8255
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TL 96 SW BEYTON QUAKER LANE
4/18 Quakers Farmhouse
Former farmhouse, mid C17 in two stages. One storey and attics. Originally
of 3-cell cross-entry plan: the garden elevation was originally the front.
Timber-framed and plastered. Concrete pantiled roof, formerly thatched. An
axial chimney of red brick, the shaft rebuilt in C20. Two C19 external gable
chimneys. Mid C20 gabled casement dormers. Mid C20 steel small-pane
casements. Mid C20 framed and boarded door at lobby-entrance positon.
Unmoulded C17 framing fully exposed throughout. On-edge floor joists and
lambstongue chamfer-stopped main beams. The house appears to have been built
with a cross-entry (later disused), but now has a lobby entrance. A further
2-bay cell was added at,the west end beyond the original parlour, probably
before 1700. Large C17 lintelled back-to-back open fireplaces.
Listing NGR: TL9306962638
Source: English Heritage
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