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Ravenshill Farmhouse, Newent

Description: Ravenshill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 April 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 125815

OS Grid Reference: SO6989024328
OS Grid Coordinates: 369890, 224328
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9167, -2.4392

Location: Newent, Gloucestershire GL18 1NS

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

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:-


6/159 Ravenshill Farmhouse


Farmhouse, now house. Late C17/early C18. English bond brick with
platband; timber-framed rear wing; hipped old plain tile roof; brick ridge
stack. 2-room plan with central lobby entry and rear right service wing.
2 storeys. 3-window range with segmental brick arches over 1980's three-
light windows, including central blocked doorway; flat brick arches over
2-light wood-mullioned window and 1980's plank door set in beaded
architrave to inserted doorway on right. Doorway to cellar rebuilt early
C19. Rear elevation has 2 one-light windows with heavy pegged frames and
a 3-light wooden diamond-mullioned window. Timber-framed rear wing of 4
x 3 panels. Attached to right, and at obtuse angle, is 1980's brick and
tile link block to two early C19 one-storey stone and tile service ranges.
Interior: stone flags to ground floor and elm boards to first floor. Stop-
chamfered beams throughout and original plank and ribbed doors with
wrought-iron fittings. Central back-to-back fireplace with chamfered
timber lintels over open fireplaces to ground floor and first floor on
left. Winder stair has been repositioned and main first-floor chamber to
left has former closet over front lobby. Collar-truss roof with chamfered
trenched purlins.

Listing NGR: SO6989024328

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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