Record Details

NHER Number:19359
Type of record:Building
Name:Vale House, Bridge Street


A 16th century two storey flint and brick house, to which a front block was added in about 1840 when the older house was encased.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TF 9709 4296
Map Sheet:TF94SE

Full description

Mainly of about 1840, block towards road. At rear an older house of flint with stopped beams of late 15th/16th century type encased in 1840s work. Information from Listing 1983 (S1).
E. Rose (NAU), 28 July 1983.

Reference (S2) expands this to say there are roll and hollow moulded crossbeam and joists in the kitchen.
E. Rose (NLA), 5 January 1996.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)
  • HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

<S1>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.
<S2>Article in serial: Longcroft, A.. 1995. Fire Damage in a Rural Community.. Vernacular Architecture. Vol 26, p 25 footnote 38.

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