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The Folly Farmhouse, Long Newnton

Description: The Folly Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 130435

OS Grid Reference: ST8950792919
OS Grid Coordinates: 389507, 192919
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6350, -2.1530

Location: B4014, Long Newnton, Gloucestershire GL8 8XB

Locality: Long Newnton
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL8 8XB

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Listing Text

ST 89 SE
(north side)
7/120 The Folly Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Probably early C18. Random coursed rubble stone with
flush quoins, hipped stone slate roof with parapet, 2 large dressed
stone ridge stacks. Square range with single storey wing to right,
2 storeys and attic. Front has 5 windows, small 12-pane sashes in
plain reveals with very large flush lintels and keystones to bays
1, 3 and 5. Four similar on ground floor with irregular keystones
and central later porch, probably of early C19, with moulded
doorcase, corner piers, and frieze with pediment with moulded
cornice. Outer door of 6 flush panels, inner half-glazed 4-panel.
Left hand return has 2 widely spaced tripartite sashes to ground
and first floors. Right hand return to service courtyard has
cambered head openings with casements and sashes. Both returns
have 2 hipped dormers with paired casements.

Listing NGR: ST8950792919

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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