Record Details

NHER Number:48583
Type of record:Building
Name:Short Green Farmhouse


This two storey 17th century house has a rendered timber-frame and a steep gable-ended roof with pantiles, the south-east end of which is roofed in black glazed pantiles and has a lower pitch. The house has an off-centre brick chimney stack a and a modern lean-to wing at the rear. The chimney stack is thought to be constructed of unfired or 'green' bricks.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 0959 8641
Map Sheet:TM08NE

Full description

English Heritage Listing:
17th century house. Rendered timber-frame. Much restored. Steep gable-ended roof with pantiles, south-east end black glazed pantiles and lower pitch. Brick chimney stack off centre. Two storeys. Modern casements. Sout-east
front wall re-fronted and end wall faced in new brick. Modern lean-to wing at rear.
Information from (S1).
J. Allen (NLA), 20 February 2007.

(S2) notes that the stack is constructed of unfired or 'green' bricks.
E. Rose (NLA), 22 November 2006.

Monument Types

  • HOUSE (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

<S1>Designation: Historic England. National Heritage List for England.
<S2>Publication: Lucas, R.. 1993. Vernacular Architecture. vol 24, p18.

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