Record Details

NHER Number:31054
Type of record:Building
Name:Fighting Cocks Inn


This 17th century timber framed three cell building began life as a house, and retains good parlour fireplaces. There is an attic above the parlour, and there have been carious extensions. The north (service) cell was rebuilt in 1762 when the attic was extended, and a new facade was added in the mid 20th century.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 1074 8577
Map Sheet:TM18NW

Full description

June 1981. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description Excerpt:
"17th century building. Plastered timber-frame with modern brick front. Steep pantile roof with gabled ends with 19th century shaped barge boards. Brick chimney stack off centre. Two storeys and attic (small attic casement with leaded panes in south gable end). Three widely spaced windows. Modern 3-light metal-frame casements."
Information from (S1).
Please consult the National Heritage List for England (S1) for the current listing details.
Amended by P. Beers (HES), 03 April 2020.

17th century timber framed three cell house with good parlour fireplaces. Attic above parlour only. North (service) cell rebuilt 1762 when attic extended. Various extensions. 19th century alterations, and new facade mid 20th century.
See full report (S2) in file.
E. Rose (NLA), 1 March 1995.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (16th Century to 21st Century - 1600 AD? to 2100 AD)
  • INN (16th Century to 21st Century - 1600 AD? to 2100 AD)
  • TIMBER FRAMED HOUSE (16th Century to 21st Century - 1600 AD? to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Designation: Historic England. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1157389.
<S2>Unpublished Document: Rose, E.. 1995. Building Report.. Building Report.

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