Description: Quarry House
Date Listed: 9 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281213
OS Grid Reference: TL9550866927
OS Grid Coordinates: 595508, 266927
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2657, 0.8637
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TL 96 NE NORTON STANTON STREET
2/110 Quarry House
House, C16 and c.1600. One storey and attics. Earlier range of 3 cells,
higher section at right angles of c.1600. Timber-framed and plastered: a
little exposed studding. Pantiled roof, formerly thatched. Two gabled
plaintiled casement dormers. An axial C16 or early C17 chimney of red brick,
the upper shaft rebuilt in C19. A C19 gable chimney of red brick to right.
Small-pane casements, mainly replicated in the C19 manner in late C20.
Boarded C19 entrance door at cross-entry, with C17 diamond mullioned window
above. The higher range has an ovolo-moulded bridging beam and unchamfered
1st floor joists laid flat. A lintelled C16/C17 open fireplace and another,
smaller, in a chamber. A staircase wing added C17 to rear has a diamond
mullioned window. The lower range has a number of reused smoke-encrusted
Listing NGR: TL9550866927
Source: English Heritage
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