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Actrees Farmhouse, Alkington

Description: Actrees Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 September 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 132179

OS Grid Reference: ST7020498445
OS Grid Coordinates: 370204, 198445
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6840, -2.4324

Location: A38, Alkington, Gloucestershire GL13 9PP

Locality: Alkington
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL13 9PP

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Listing Text

ST 79 NW ALKINGTON A38, Heathfield
(east side)

5/35 Actrees Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Late C18 with late C17 wing to front (west) forming L-
shape. Main range of brick on stone plinth, slate roof, brick end
stacks, that to south with stone capping. Older wing of rubble
stone, slate roof, one large brick stack. Brick stable wing to
north with slate roof of no special interest. 2 storeys, L-shape.
On main range, 3 bays, 2 windows, cambered head 3-light with
central casement, each light with 8 panes. Large stone keystone and
voussoirs. Ground floor similar with central doorcase with cambered
wood hood on stone brackets, keystone and voussoirs over 6-panel
door with fielded panels. Stone range has C20 door and timber
porch in angle. On west gable, one window to each floor, first
floor still with original 5-light splayed stone mullion with long
wood lintel. Ground floor has similar size opening with 4 replaced
8-pane lights. Rear of main range has 4 small louvred openings
under eaves for cheese drying, and several cambered head bricked-
up openings.

Listing NGR: ST7020498445

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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