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Walton Hill Farmhouse and Attached Farm Buildings, Elmstone Hardwicke

Description: Walton Hill Farmhouse and Attached Farm Buildings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 126571

OS Grid Reference: SO8922628156
OS Grid Coordinates: 389226, 228156
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9518, -2.1582

Location: A38, Deerhurst, Gloucestershire GL19 4BS

Locality: Elmstone Hardwicke
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL19 4BS

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Listing Text

SO 82 NE (east side)

3/30 Walton Hill Farmhouse
and attached farm buildings
Farmhouse and stables. C17, c1800, early-mid C19, minor
alterations mid C20. Roughcast on timber-framing or brick, painted
brickwork, English garden wall bond brick; tiled roofs. Three-bay
2½-storey lobby-entry house, extended 3-bay wing left, forming 'L',
further stable wing beyond, both 2 storeys. Main front of house:
roughcast; plinth, plain corner pilasters. Central, 9-panel door
up one stone step, under open wooden porch, pilasters, slim corner
columns, arches to 3 sides, dentils and moulded cornice; groined
vault. Each side 3-light casement window, small panes, Y tracery,
flat head, original iron opening lights, raised surround,
hoodmould. Above similar, shallower windows each end, 2-light in
centre. Wide, plastered eaves: central, rendered chimney. Right
return plinth, steps down to cellar; 2-light casement to attics;
plain barge boards. To left of main front projecting rendered
wing, 2-light and 3-light casements, flat-headed, wide opening to
ground floor, first floor plain, plain eaves parapet; parapet
gable left return. Set back on left plain rear of brick stable
wing: gable to road with cock in burnt headers. Circular openings
to loft of stables on opposite face: interrupted tie-beam trusses.
Interior of house: 6-panel doors with dummy fielding; stick-
baluster stairs, 2 semi-circular niches in wall. Three main posts
with jowelled heads exposed rear first floor. Dado panelling to
rear room in extension, panelled door to cupboard, semi-circular
head, dummy keystone, shaped shelves. Wide fireplace in kitchen
with keystone to head. Timber-framed lobby-entry house refaced and
extensively altered about 1800, probably being turned round. This
may have been in response to the main road being re-routed after
(V.C.H., Gloucestershire, Vol VIII, 1968)

Listing NGR: SO8922628156

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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