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Mill Farmhouse, Stoke Orchard

Description: Mill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 134523

OS Grid Reference: SO9016329665
OS Grid Coordinates: 390163, 229665
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9654, -2.1446

Locality: Stoke Orchard
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL20 7BW

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Listing Text


Mill Farmhouse


Farmhouse. C17, altered and extended late C18-early C19 with later
C19 extension. Square-panelled timber framing with some curved
decorative bracing and painted brick infill. Later extensions
painted brick. Slate and red tile roofing. Brick stacks. 'L'-
shaped plan to main body with extensions rear left and at right
gable end. C19 extension to forward facing gable end of the
latter. Roadside front; gable of C17 range projects forward on
left with 16-pane early C19 sashes to first and ground floors.
Pendant from apex of gable. Later lean-to to right of gable. Twin
gables to C17 range set back on right (one now partly rebuilt) and
painted to imitate timber-framing. C19 plank door to right-hand
gable. Both gables lit by C20 two and three-light wooden
casements. Gable of C19 dairy projects forward right; 1½ storeys
with 2-light casement within a segmental surround to first floor
and an open-sided lean-to to left. Left-hand return of C17 range
now forms entrance front with central timber-framed gable (partly
rebuilt and painted to imitate timber-framing). 1½ storey late C18
painted brick extension to left of gable with two 16-pane sashes to
ground floor. Six-panel door (2 upper panels now glazed) with
semi-circular fanlight and open triangular pediment on fluted
pilasters set back with a panelled rebate to timber-framed gable.
Brick dentil cornice to late C18-early C19 extensions. Large stone
Tudor-arched fireplace (now painted) with moulded stops and moulded
cornice. Flat-chamfered beams with double diamond stops. Late
C18-early C19 staircase with stick balusters and wreathed
handrail. C18 fireplace with fluted surround in room with ceiling
height corner cupboard of the same period.

Listing NGR: SO9016329665

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Source: English Heritage

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