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Upper Farmhouse with Stableblock, Great Witcombe

Description: Upper Farmhouse with Stableblock

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 135047

OS Grid Reference: SO9130914667
OS Grid Coordinates: 391309, 214667
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8306, -2.1275

Location: Great Witcombe, Gloucestershire GL3 4TT

Locality: Great Witcombe
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL3 4TT

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Listing Text

SO 91 SW

7/97 Upper Farmhouse with


Farmhouse and adjoining stableblock. Mid-late C17. Square-
panelled timber-framing with rendered infill, on a coursed squared
and dressed limestone plinth; concrete and red tile roofing
probably formerly thatched; stump of an ashlar stack rebuilt in
brick. Stable coursed squared and dressed limestone with a red
tile roof. Rectangular plan to main body with later lean-to
extension to rear. Stableblock at the left gable end of the main
body. House: 1½ storeys. Stable: 2 storeys. West front with
gable off-centre left: C20 two-light wooden casement far left;
early C19 canted bay lit by three 12-pane sashes; plank door with
thumb latch; pair of C20 casements. Two 2-light eaves dormers
with C20 casements flanking a steeply pitched gable with slightly
canted C20 three-light casement. Entrance now via a plank door
towards the right end of the stable block. Stableblock with two
plank doors and three 2-light casements.
Interior of house: beams with stepped stops; open fireplace with
bressumer beam; carved face within alcove to the left of the fire.
Stableblock with beams with run-out stops. (Witcombe Estate)

Listing NGR: SO9130914667

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Source: English Heritage

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