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New Rock Farmhouse, Dymock

Description: New Rock Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 125891

OS Grid Reference: SO6856930554
OS Grid Coordinates: 368569, 230554
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9726, -2.4589

Location: Dymock, Gloucestershire GL18 2BB

Locality: Dymock
Local Authority: Forest of Dean District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL18 2BB

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Listing Text

SO 63 SE (south side)
4/73 New Rock Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C17, altered early C19, late C20. Painted Flemish bond
brickwork to ground floor, brick-nogged timber framing first floor,
artificial stone tile roof. Three-bay main wing, lobby entry, 2-
storey, one room deep, lean-to added to rear; 2-bay cross wing on
right, 2½ storeys. Garden front: late C20 metal French doors on
left: late C20 porch in position of original door on right, half-
glazed, felt roof, French doors. Three-light casement to right,
triangular buttress: 3-light C20 metal window in cross wing.
First floor framing 2-panel high, angle-brace main posts to
wallplate, framing cross wing separate from main block. Five-light
and 3-light wooden casements main block, brick chimney in centre on
ridge. Four-light casement in cross wing, 4 studs to gable truss
over, single-light casement in apex. Cider house added to rear of
cross wing, with press and C19 belt-driven mill.
Internally, large fireplace, wooden surround, iron crane in left
room; ceiling in right room divided into 6 by beams: timber-
framed rear wall to main block survives on ground floor. Truss to
cross wing tie beam, collar and angle struts: half trusses: 2
purlins, square ridge. Exterior rendered until mid C20.
(the Rev. J.E. Gethyn-Jones, Dymock down the Ages, 1966)

Listing NGR: SO6856930554

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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