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Middletown Farmhouse, Upleadon

Description: Middletown Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 125811

OS Grid Reference: SO7635826452
OS Grid Coordinates: 376358, 226452
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9361, -2.3453

Location: Upleadon, Gloucestershire GL18 1EQ

Locality: Upleadon
Local Authority: Forest of Dean District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL18 1EQ

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Listing Text

(south side)

4/275 Middletown Farmhouse


Farmhouse; late C16 or early C17, altered C18 and late C20.
Painted, brick-nogged timber-framing on random-rubble stone plinth;
part painted brick walling; tiled roof. L-plan house, 2 or 3 bay
short wing, with end of main block on left facing road: 2 storeys.
Facade to road: high stone plinth, boarded door to cellar on right.
Timber-framing above, 2-panel high to ground floor, one to first
floor in wing. Nearly all windows late C20 casements. Casement
window on right, to left shaped head for former doorway: 3-light
window to left, first floor rail above slightly lower than each
side. To left wall breaks forward for main wing: corner post,
brick section with 2-light window; 2 studs. Wall to left rebuilt
in brick full height, forming a third of end of main wing: plain
string course first floor level. First floor: curved brace on
right corner post to wallplate: casement over blocked door: main
post to left, curved braces either side to wallplate, left set
slightly higher. Two-light C18 or early C19 casement, iron opening
light. To left wall breaks forward for main wing: eaves
originally higher than first wing, later raised further. Three-
light casement in centre of end wall. Roof hipped right end,
ridge chimney behind blocked door; hip to end of main wing,
projecting lateral chimney set back on left return. Forms group
with barn (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SO7635826452

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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