Description: Lobster Cottage
Date Listed: 29 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 329458
OS Grid Reference: SE6840360446
OS Grid Coordinates: 468403, 460446
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0355, -0.9571
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SE 66 SE CLAXTON A64
3/14 Lobster House and Lobster
29 1 53 Cottage
House of several builds, now 2 dwellings. C17 origins, largely rebuilt in
C18. Brick in English bond, pantile roof, brick stacks. 2 ranges beneath
M-shaped roof. C18 facade with C17 staircase turret incorporated into rear
range. 2 storeys, 6 first floor windows with straight joints between second
and third, and third and fourth windows. C20 half-glazed door beneath
infilled overlight. 3 windows to left, 2 to right, all sashes with glazing
bars beneath segmental arches and with 3-fielded-panel shutters. Two course
first floor band. Sashes with glazing bars beneath brick arches above.
Dentilled eaves course. Tumbled-in gable ends with stone coping and
kneelers. End stacks and ridge stacks. Interior: staircase turret contains
original staircase with late C17-early C18 splat balusters.
Listing NGR: SE6840360446
Source: English Heritage
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