Description: The Rest
Date Listed: 25 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 312071
OS Grid Reference: SU0150254513
OS Grid Coordinates: 401502, 154513
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2898, -1.9798
MARKET LAVINGTON NORTHBROOK
12/166 The Rest
Cottage end to street. Late C17-early C18. Colourwashed greensand
rubble lined with chalkstone, thatched roof. Single storey and
attic, originally a single heated bay with gable stack, a second
bay, now kitchen, added behind stack in similar construction.
Boarded door with shaped head under thatched canopy. Small paned
timber casement windows. Bathroom extension added C20 to right
Internally, living room has unshaped spine beam resting on
chalkstone open fireplace with replaced timber lintel. Probably
oven removed when door broken through and second bay added. Roof
of round pole timber and elementary pole collars. An interesting
example of a surviving humble dwelling.
Listing NGR: SU0150254513
Source: English Heritage
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