Date Listed: 29 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 281694
OS Grid Reference: TM1179966937
OS Grid Coordinates: 611799, 266937
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2598, 1.1021
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WETHERINGSETT-CUM-BROCKFORD BROCKFORD STREET (east
TM 16 NW side)
House. C16. A main range with cross-wing to left and, to right, the end bay
of a taller range which contains a carriage entrance. This bay once belonged
to the adjacent house (qv. Item 6/108) and was associated with its C16 use as
an inn. Timber framed and plastered, with remains of old panelled
plasterwork. Main range is plaintiled at front and slated at rear; the cross-
wing is pantiled; section to right is pantiled to front and slated to rear. 2
storeys. Upper floor jettied to front, with a jettied loft over the carriage
entrance. C18 and C19 casement windows, mostly with mid C20 square-leaded
glass. 2 doorways have boarded and battened doors. Carriage entrance lintol
is supported by solid braces. Good studded gate, probably a C17 addition.
Internal stack between main range and wing, with 2 shafts in rear roof slope,
one of narrow brick. Rear portion of cross-wing much altered, with a mid C20
monopitch roof. Interior. 3-bay main range, 4-bay cross wing, both with some
good heavy studding, visible mainly on the upper floor. Gable end of wing has
sill of oriel window. A one-bay room at front of wing has closely-set plain
joists. Intact C17 upper fireplace. Bay containing carriage entrance raised
by c.lm to accord with later work to right. The house takes it name from a
malting which stood by the stream at the rear until early C20.
Listing NGR: TM1179966937
Source: English Heritage
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