Description: The Old House
Date Listed: 25 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 312195
OS Grid Reference: SU0080852984
OS Grid Coordinates: 400808, 152984
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2760, -1.9898
WEST LAVINGTON DUCK STREET
13/294 The Old House
House. Late C16-early C17, and later C17. Timber framed with
rendered brick panels, slate roof. Four bays. Through passage
in third bay with former service room to right and main parlour in
second bay and further service room probably a later C17 additon in
first bay, on left. Framing two panels high to heavy bressumer,
with a third panel over in wide close studding, all on greensand
sills. Door in later porch. Timber windows with applied lead
diamond glazing, and hood boards. Four flush gabled dormers, and
later C17 raised dormers over two central bays to rear. Right
gable of stone, with pantiled single storey lean-to.
Interior has large stone stack with timber lintel and oven to right
service room. Spine beams with check and scoop stops. Stair
reset in third bay. Parlour in second bay has stone fireplace.
Stack to rear probably added. Roof with housed and tenoned
purlins and windbraces to centre bay.
Listing NGR: SU0080852984
Source: English Heritage
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