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Manor Farmhouse and Dairy/Cheese Room, Prescott

Description: Manor Farmhouse and Dairy/Cheese Room

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 135252

OS Grid Reference: SO9984630153
OS Grid Coordinates: 399846, 230153
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9699, -2.0036

Location: Prescott, Gloucestershire GL54 5HD

Locality: Prescott
Local Authority: Tewkesbury Borough Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 5HD

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Listing Text


5/158 Manor Farmhouse and
Dairy/Cheese Room


Former farmhouse. Mid C19. Red brick with limestone-dressings;
red tile roof with red brick stacks 'L'-shaped plan with octagonal
dairy at the north-west corner. Twin-gabled west front with two 3-
light and one 2-light windows with flat-chamfered wooden mullions
and transoms to the ground floor, similar 2 and 3-light casements
to each gable respectively; single-light window with Tudor-arched
head to the left of the 2-light window. Octagonal dairy/cheese
room projects forwards to the left. Two wood-mullioned cross
windows to the ground floor on the west side of the ground floor
dairy; slit windows on the west side of the cheese room above.
Entrance to house via porch to rear. Gable-end and projecting
gable-end stacks. Octagonal pyramidal roof to dairy/cheese room.
House interior: original staircase and doors. Stone Tudor-arched
fireplace. Dairy/cheese room entered via former wash house.
Flagged floor to dairy which retains slate slabs against the walls.
Brackets supporting the former cheese racks in cheese room above.
The dairy/cheese room forms the principal feature of special

Listing NGR: SO9984630153

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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