Description: The Old Bank House
Date Listed: 15 November 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 281141
OS Grid Reference: TL9908264026
OS Grid Coordinates: 599082, 264026
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2384, 0.9143
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TL 96 SE ELMSWELL STATION ROAD
5/38 The Old Bank House
House, early C16. 2 storeys with attics. 3-cell cross-entry plan. Timber-
framed and plastered: C19 herringbone pargetting. The 1st floor is long-wall
jettied along the frontage; most framing concealed but some chamfered brackets
and shafts with moulded capitals are visible beneath the jetty. Plaintiled
roof: an early C17 axial chimney of red brick with 4 moulded octagonal shafts.
A second similar chimney, internal to the left hand gable. Both chimneys have
shafts rebuilt in C19. Late C19 small-pane 3-light casements, those at ground
storey with transomes. Doorway at cross-entry position: C17 12-panelled oak
door, or possibly a C19 copy. Interior not examined: the house probably has
good C16 features.
Listing NGR: TL9908264026
Source: English Heritage
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