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Description: The Old Farmhouse
Date Listed: 30 April 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 140584
OS Grid Reference: SU3299247719
OS Grid Coordinates: 432992, 147719
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2277, -1.5289
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3247 PENTON MEWSEY CHALKCROFT LANE
8/3 The Old Farmhouse
House. Early C18. Rendered front, other walls of flint, and a tiled roof.
Symmetrical front (west) of 2 storeys and attic, 2 windows. The roof has 2
dormers with hipped roofs and casements and there is a fully-moulded modillion
eaves cornice. Plain walls and plinth. Sashes. The doorway has a moulded
canopy, broken above carved brackets, a plain frame enclosing a fanlight, and
a C20 French door. There are 2 early C19 rear wings, enclosing a narrower
central (staircase) wing, with walls of flint with brick quoins, bands, a flat
and some cambered arches, and plinth. Casements. The doorway on the north side
has a bold canopy on large carved brackets; on the south side a slate roof
supported on carved brackets. Above the central doorway is a moulded stone
plaque inscribed " Andrew and Elizabeth Leggat 1724.."
Listing NGR: SP2950646394
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Source: English Heritage
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