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Old Thatch, Hellingly

Description: Old Thatch

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 July 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 295284

OS Grid Reference: TQ5826213911
OS Grid Coordinates: 558262, 113911
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9030, 0.2494

Location: North Street, Hellingly, East Sussex BN27 4DZ

Locality: Hellingly
Local Authority: Wealden District Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: BN27 4DZ

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Listing Text

Old Thatch
TQ 51 SE 12/642 9.7.76


C16 timber-framed hall-house with the timbering and plaster infilling exposed
in the north wall but refronted with red brick and grey headers on ground
floor and tile-hung above. Steeply-pitched tiled roof, hipped at south
end. Modern casement windows to main front. Modern porch. Large brick
chimney stack. The north gable end is jettied and has a wooden oriel window
on first floor with wooden mullions and transom and diamond-shaped panes,
probably dating from about 1580. The interior contains a rare lap-boarded
oak dais reredos in its original position. The oak tie-beam is ornamented
with mouldings and decorative pendants at either end.

Listing NGR: TQ5826213911

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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