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Home Farmhouse and Attached Stableblock, Prestbury

Description: Home Farmhouse and Attached Stableblock

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 134502

OS Grid Reference: SO9674324168
OS Grid Coordinates: 396743, 224168
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9160, -2.0487

Location: Mill Street, Prestbury, Gloucestershire GL52 3BE

Locality: Prestbury
Local Authority: Cheltenham Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL52 3BE

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Listing Text

(south side)

17/94 Home Farmhouse and attached


Farmhouse. Late C17-mid C18 and mid-late C19. Main body coursed
squared and dressed limestone with a stone slate roof and grey
brick stack on roof pitch facing Mill Street; concrete tile at
rear. Cl9 extension; red brick and coursed squared and dressed
limestone with a concrete tile roof and red brick stacks. Stables;
coursed squared and dressed limestone with a concrete tile roof.
Rectangular plan to main body with C19 extension at right angles
rear left. Late C18-early C19 stable block at right gable end of
main body. Slate roofed lean-to at rear of main body not of
special interest. Main body; two storeys and attic lit by two
late C20 roof dormers. Symmetrical, 3-windowed facade with 2 and 3-
light metal casements with horizontal glazing bars. Two-light
stone-mullioned casements at centre of first floor. Band between
floors continued around left gable end. Central C20 plank door
with pilasters with imposts either side. Projecting bread oven in
the form of a shallow lean-to like projection towards the right
gable end. Two-light casements in left gable end, stopped hood
over first floor windows, garret light with stone mullion. Mid-
late c19 extension facing Bowbridge Lane; 1½ storeys with 2 raking
roof dormers. One 2-light and one 3-light casement to ground floor
both with transoms and within segmental-headed surrounds
incorporating some dressed limestone. Incised foliate carving on
boards filling in segments above each window. Stable (facing
farmyard); single-storey and loft. Segmental-headed doorways and
windows. Single C20 casement in side facing onto Mill Street.
Stack at right gable end of main body. Flat coping and roll-cross
saddle at left gable end. Axial stacks to extension at rear.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SO9674324168

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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