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Description: Hodges Farmhouse
Date Listed: 31 July 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 141945
OS Grid Reference: SU7577944407
OS Grid Coordinates: 475779, 144407
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1939, -0.9169
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SU 74 SE FROYLE LOWER FROYLE
5/7 Hodges Farmhouse
31/07/63 (Formerly listed as Hodges)
House. Late C17, and 1766. Brick walls, and tiled roof. A building of 2 stages
the 1st being a timber-framed house with later brick cladding, and the 2nd a
slightly wider and taller unit attached to its front. Symmetrical front (south
west) of 2 storeys and attic, 5 windows. Plain roof, with a central gabled dormer
(with casements). Red brick walls in header bond,moulded brick eaves, rubbed
flat arches, 1st floor moulded band, plinth; at each side there is a pilaster
produced by rusticated blocks, returned on the end gables, with a cornice
incorporating the eaves moulding, and above this a section of wall, returned to
the gable and with a coping (indicating a former parapet along the whole front).
Sashes with thick glazing bars. The brick doorway is formed as a slightly
projecting unit, with a pediment, key to the arched opening, impost bands and
plinth; radiating fanlight above a 6-panelled door. Inside there is the original
staircase of 1766, with a ½-landing leading into the rear block, dado panelling
to staircase, hall and rooms, architraves and panelled doors. The rear block
is a lower 2 storeys, with a catslide roof, brick walls in Flemish bond, with
cambered openings, casements, and a boarded door in a plain opening.
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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