Record Details

NHER Number:40814
Type of record:Building
Name:The Poplars, Gissing Common


A 17th century timber framed former farmhouse, its front clad in late 19th century brick, the rear plastered. The house is two storey high with an attic and attic windows in its gable ends. The door is set in front of the off centre chimney stack, with another door to its right having fluted columns. The rear wing of the house is also timber framed.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 15036 87735
Map Sheet:TM18NE

Full description

June 1981. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description:
17th century timber-frame house, front faced in late 19th century red brick, rear plastered. Steep black glazed pantile roof with gabled ends. Brick chimney stack off centre. Two storeys and attic (attic windows in gable ends). 19th century two-light casements with glazing bars. Fielded panel door in front of chimney stack and doorway to right with fluted pilasters. Wing at rear, plastered, with black glazed pantile roof with gabled ends.
Information from (S1).
Barns to west now a separate curtilage, see NHER 40813.
E. Rose (NLA), 24 September 2004.

Monument Types

  • TIMBER FRAMED HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1373246.

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