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Home Farm, Dowdeswell

Description: Home Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 129138

OS Grid Reference: SP0009719904
OS Grid Coordinates: 400097, 219904
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8777, -2.0000

Location: Dowdeswell, Gloucestershire GL54 4LX

Locality: Dowdeswell
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 4LX

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Listing Text


5/37 Home Farm
(formerly listed as Home Farm with
23.1.52 dovecot and farm buildings)

Detached house. Late C16-early C17 and mid C17. Coursed squared
and dressed limestone, concrete tile and stone slate roof, stone
stacks. Rectangular main body with mid C17 wing projecting
forwards slightly at left-hand end. Main body on right; 2 storeys
with 2-light stilted-headed stone-mullioned windows with carved
spandrels and 2, 3 and 4-light hollow-chamfered stone-mullioned
windows with stopped hoods. C20 door with strap hinges within deep
flat-chamfered basket-headed surround with imposts. Double glazed
door through projecting chimney stack in right gable-end. Mid C17
block projects forwards on left; 2½ storeys with Cotswold dormers
facing north and west respectively. Two and 3-light stone-
mullioned casements with stepped mouldings to mullions and stopped
hoods. Three-light windows with transoms inserted into gable at
Interior: 'Tudor'-arched fireplace (14m wide) with moulded surround
to form ground floor hall of late C16-early C17 block. Square-
panelled timber-framed partitions within both parts of house. Two
'Tudor'-arched fireplaces in mid C17 part.

Listing NGR: SP0009719904

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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