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Ray's Cottage The Old Bakehouse, Herstmonceux

Description: Ray's Cottage The Old Bakehouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 August 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 295369

OS Grid Reference: TQ6336712637
OS Grid Coordinates: 563367, 112637
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8901, 0.3214

Location: W End, Herstmonceux, East Sussex BN27 4LB

Locality: Herstmonceux
Local Authority: Wealden District Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: BN27 4LB

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Listing Text

TQ 6312
Gardner Street
37/384 (south side)

The Old Bakery


The entry shall be amended to read;


Gardner Street
(south side)
The Old Bakehouse and
Ray's Cottage


2 cottages, probably once lobby entrance house. C18 altered C20.
Timber-framed clad in weatherboarding with tile hung extension to rear
of The Old Bakehouse. Half-hipped roof, now tiled but probably
originally thatched, with central brick chimneystack. The Old
Bakehouse has external chimneystack to rear and Ray's Cottage has
external chimneystack to side. 2 storeys 2 windows. The Old Bakehouse
has C19 triple sliding window to first floor, triple casement to
ground floor and left side doorcase with weather hood. Ray's Cottage
has a C19 casement to first floor. Ground floor has C20 casements and
central plank door under wooden penticed weather hood. Outshut to
Ray's Cottage has open fireplace with wooden bressumer and exposed
floor joists, series of plank doors, including a winder staircase
situated behind an early C19 plank door.


Gardner Street
(south side)
The Old Bakery
TQ 6312 37/384


C18 or earlier. Two storeys. Two windows. Faced with weather-boarding.
Hipped tiled roof. Casement windows.

Listing NGR: TQ6336712637

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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