Interior view of a first floor room in the farmhouse at Manor Farm, showing the large moulded beam which is believed to have originally been the wall plate for the roof of the Great Hall

Date:
1 Feb 1936
Location:
Manor Farm, Farmhouse, St Mary Cray, Bromley, Greater London Authority
Reference:
BB71/09159
Type:
Photograph (Negative)

Description

The photographer's notes state: 'Great moulded beam, being the east part of the south wall-plate of the original roof of the Great Hall. Looking S.E. in the room over the drawing room'.

The farmhouse at Manor Farm was located on the east side of the Orpington Bypass (now Cray Avenue), just to the south of the railway line.

Content

This is part of the Series: PEW01/01 Phillip Edmund Wills Street Collection, Negatives; within the Collection: PEW01 Phillip Edmund Wills Street Collection

Rights

© Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Photographer: Street, Philip Edmund Wills

Keywords

Beam, Post Medieval Farmhouse, Timber Framed Building

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