Description: The Old House
Date Listed: 8 June 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 319261
OS Grid Reference: SU0967831261
OS Grid Coordinates: 409678, 131261
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0806, -1.8632
5409 NORTH STREET
Nos 11 and 13
(The Old House)
SU 0931 5/23
Circa 1800 front to much older possibly late mediaeval core. Formerly a
terrace of 3 or 4 cottages, now one. 2 storeys, painted brick on salient
plinth. Plat band. Brick block cornice to eaves. Old tile roof. 1 tall
ridge chimney to right of centre, another off-ridge to left. 3 ranges of
windows, cross glazed sashes, and segmental headed, except for a 2-light
glazing bar casement to right of door. A further bay to right has a small
3-light canted oriel to 1st floor and a mid C19 shop front with bracketted
pilasters to fascia, 3 panes and door to left. Main door left of centre
with narrow pilasters, cut brackets to flat hood (? modern) and 6-panel
door (upper 2 glazed). Ogee headed footscraper to right and remains of
a similar one to left. Traces of at least one blocked doorway.
Interior: large exposed inglenook type fireplace right of centre. Modernised.
Rear wall partly timber-framed.
Listing NGR: SU0967831261
Source: English Heritage
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