Top Farm Farmhouse, Buckland
Description: Top Farm Farmhouse
Date Listed: 7 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 134801
OS Grid Reference: SP0737835336
OS Grid Coordinates: 407378, 235336
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0164, -1.8939
Location: Buckland, Gloucestershire WR12 7NA
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BUCKLAND LAVERTON VILLAGE
10/20 Top Farm Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Probably C17; extended c1930, altered late C20.
Roughly squared, coursed stone; stone slate roof. Four-window
front, one-room deep, 2 1/2 storeys; rear wing forming T plan.
Front: windows stone-mullioned, plain chamfer, hoodmoulds. To
left, close to corner 2-light window; 4-light with king mullion by
boarded door, up single stone step, deep stone lintel with very
flat arch on underside, hoodmould; 'T S 16 + 1775' in pecked holes
on lintel. Four-light window to right with king mullion; double
French doors, hoodmould. First floor 2-light window each end; two
3-light in middle. Parapet gable left, 4 gabled dormers, 2-light
casements; parapet gable right end with ridge chimney; further
ridge chimney to right of front door, and one bay from left end,
all with moulded caps.
Interior, wide fireplace with timber lintel in chimneys to right
and left of front door. Forms group with stables (q.v.). House
extended one bay on right c1930, to match.
Listing NGR: SP0737835336
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