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Hill House Farmhouse, Harescombe

Description: Hill House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 September 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 131765

OS Grid Reference: SO8450109785
OS Grid Coordinates: 384501, 209785
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7865, -2.2261

Location: Harescombe, Gloucestershire GL6 6PH

Locality: Harescombe
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL6 6PH

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Listing Text

(north side), Edge

7/111 Hill House Farmhouse


Detached farmhouse. Early C18 back wing; front 1820 (date on
porch). Coursed and random rubble limestone; ashlar chimneys;
concrete plain tile roof. Front range of 2 rooms, 2-storey with
cellar; 2-storey back wing. Front: 3-window all 2-light chamfered
mullioned casements with hood moulds; parapet gabled porch with
moulded Tudor arch and circular side windows; datestone over arch
reads: 'TW/1820'; Tudor arched doorway with 4-panel door.
Parapet gabled west end with ridge mounted chimney, continuous drip
mould at upper floor level and off centre cellar doorway with plank
door; 2-light mullioned casement in back wing to left of doorway
with chamfered surround. Parapet gabled east end with ridge
mounted chimney; 2-light casement off centre to each floor;
indications of several blocked single-light windows; back wing
flush with gable has 3-light with hood and 2-light to left. Back:
2-light casement to each floor to right of wing; projecting chimney
to north gable end of wing rebuilt with brick shaft. Four moulded
Tudor arched Cl9 stone fireplaces in principal rooms. Stands on
opposite side of yard to barn (q.v.). Said to have been built
with stone from Grant House (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SO8450109785

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Source: English Heritage

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