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Description: Tapenhall Farmhouse
Date Listed: 21 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 147981
OS Grid Reference: SO8580460597
OS Grid Coordinates: 385804, 260597
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2434, -2.2093
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SO 86 SE OMBERSLEY CP CHATLEY
4/86 Tapenhall Farmhouse
Farmhouse. C17 or earlier with mid-C19 and mid-C20 alterations and
additions. Part timber-framed with painted brick infill, brick replace-
ment walling and refacing and brick additions on sandstone rubble plinth,
plain tiled roof and large, external brick stack to rear and small brick
stack at north gable end. Three framed bays with probable through-
passage above north end bay. Single storey, attic with dormers and large
cellar at south end accommodated by steeply sloping ground level. Framing:
mainly three panels from sill to wall-plate, long straight braces in lower
corners and tie-beam and collar of north gable end truss partly visible.
Front elevation: scattered fenestration; ground floor has two 3-light case-
ments with cambered heads, two rectangular lights; a gabled dormer with
2-light casement; doorway, in former through-passage position, has pilaster
and entablature surround and flat, moulded canopy; ledged and battened door.
Interior: roof not inspected; main beams chamfered with ogee-stops. At rear
south bay is a mid-C19 single storey kitchen wing with boiler and former
large bread oven, now removed; outshut andmid-Cao extension to rear centre
and north bay.
Listing NGR: SO8580460597
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Source: English Heritage
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