Description: Old Maltsters Cottage
Old Master's Cottage
Date Listed: 14 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 284053
OS Grid Reference: TL9130974534
OS Grid Coordinates: 591309, 274534
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3355, 0.8065
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In the entry for
3/76 HONINGTON MALTING ROW
Old Masters Cottage
The item shall be amended to read:
HONINGTON MALTING ROW
Old Maltsters Cottage
TL 97 SW HONINGTON MALTING ROW (SOUTH SIDE)
3/76 Old Master's Cottage
14.7.55 (Formerly listed as Cottage
immediately East of malting Row)
House. Mid C17. 1½ storeys: basic 2-cell plan, with a 3rd unit added in C18.
Timber-framed and plastered, with roof of straw thatch. Internal chimney-stack
with plain red brick shaft. Windows of circa. 1950, including 2 square bays,
one in the north gable, all with diamond-leaded lights. 2 gabled dormers, one
on the south slope of the roof, the other on the north. Framing exposed
inside: widely-spaced studding with no middle rail and straight braces at the
corners: in the north gable, an unusual combination of upward-sloping and
primary braces, with bisected studs. Small chamfer to ceiling beams, and
joists set on edge, all original tie-beams cut. Roof over C17 section renewed
in early C19. A C19 flint and red brick lean-to extension on north, now used
as a garage. A flat-roofed mid C20 extension on south. The building is set
sideways-on to the road.
Listing NGR: TL9130974534
Source: English Heritage
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