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Description: Foxholes Farm House
Date Listed: 17 September 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 132146
OS Grid Reference: ST7758590222
OS Grid Coordinates: 377585, 190222
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6104, -2.3251
ST 79 SE ALDERLEY -
8/1 Foxholes Farm House
(formerly listed as New Mills
House and former mill. Early/mid C18. Main house rendered with
double Roman tile roof to front, Cotswold stone slate roof to rear,
brick end stacks. Former mill building is rubble stone with
Cotswold stone slate roof. 2 staggered parallel ranges. 2
storeys. House has 4 windows, 12-pane sashes with double sash to
right. Ground floor windows also have moulded stone architraves. 2
steps up to doorcase in centre with triglyph and guttae frieze, and
pilasters framing 6-panel door, top 4 glazed, lower 2 fielded.
Small additional range to rear part of much older house on site,
has one 2-light wood mullion window remaining in attic gable.
Former mill range has large brick arch facing south into angle
formed by staggered ranges. West side has 3 windows, 4 and 3-light
casements under cambered heads, with boarded door and 2 casement
windows below with wood lintels. Rear of this range now in general
agricultural/storage use etc. Mill ceased to operate in early C20.
Interior of house has oak open well stair in centre with wreathed
hand rail,land panelled room to right on ground floor including
shell niche in right hand alcove and fluted pilasters flanking
Listing NGR: ST7758590222
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Source: English Heritage
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