Description: Thorndon Hill
Date Listed: 29 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 281356
OS Grid Reference: TM1527769401
OS Grid Coordinates: 615277, 269401
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2806, 1.1545
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TM 16 NE
4/75 Thorndon Hill (formerly
listed as Thorndon Hill
Former farmhouse. Early C17, in at least 2 phases. Considerable mid C20
renovations. A long 4-cell main range with central rear wing. Timber framed
and plastered, roof of concrete pantiles. 2 storeys and attic. Mid C20
windows, mainly of mullion and transom pattern, all with square-leaded glass.
Central 2-storey mid C20 gabled entrance addition with battened plank door.
Internal stack, entirely rebuilt mid C20, has grouped square flues set
diamondwise. C19 gable stack to right has matching mid C20 shaft. Left gable
end has ovolo-moulded tie beam and original brackets to ends of wallplates.
To rear is a C17 dormer with enriched lintol. Much altered interior, the C17
rear wall now mostly removed. Ovolo floor beams, plain joists. The first
floor rooms have pairs of deep bridging beams. Butt purlin roof.
Listing NGR: TM1527769401
Source: English Heritage
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