Description: 26, Eastcourt Road
Date Listed: 20 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 312228
OS Grid Reference: SU2337861361
OS Grid Coordinates: 423378, 161361
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3509, -1.6657
BURBAGE EASTCOURT ROAD
SU 26 SW (west side)
2/19 No 26
House. C16, 1669 and C18. Timber framed with brick noggings,
thatched roof. Originally single storey and attic set gable end to
street, later, probably in 1669, raised to 2 storeys and extended
south along road by 1 bay plus stack bay forming 'L' plan, single
storey and attic from start. West gable rebuilt in C20. Framing 2
panels high with jowled posts and straight corner braces. C20 door
in right side of centre bay on north, within C20 open porch. Two
light timber casement windows, 3-light to mid C17 raising of walls.
Roof half-hipped to left.
Interior has 2 cross walls and original rafters without smoke
blackening, suggesting probably there was always a chimney in left
hand bay. Clasped purlin roof. Large fireplace with timber lintel
and oven in left bay. Cruck-like corner posts exposed externally
at gable ends The house was a cooper's shop and barn in the C19.
Listing NGR: SU2337861361
Source: English Heritage
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