Description: Evergreen Hall
Date Listed: 14 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 284361
OS Grid Reference: TL9683576823
OS Grid Coordinates: 596835, 276823
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3541, 0.8889
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TL 97 NE BARNINGHAM CHURCH ROAD
1/8 Evergreen Hall 1 (formerly
14.7.55 listed as Rectory )
House. Early C17. One-and-a-half storeys; 3-cell lobby-entrance plan.
Timber-framed and rendered with thatched roof. 3 plain 3-light C20 casement
windows to ground storey; 2 gabled dormers. Enclosed, gabled C20 porch. An
internal chimney stack with saw-tooth shaft. All timbering exposed in walls
and ceilings inside. Plain, good-quality framing; rectangular doorheads;
joists set flat; open fireplaces with timber lintels; in north gable wall one
blocked original 3-light window with ovolo-moulded mullions. An ingenious use
of a curved timber split to make 2 matching tie-beams provides adequate upper
headroom for the 2 trusses enclosing the chimney-stack. Roof renewed in the
C18: clasped side purlins and a ridge-piece.
Listing NGR: TL9683576823
Source: English Heritage
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