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Upper End Farmhouse, Bretforton

Description: Upper End Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 July 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 148661

OS Grid Reference: SP0940343748
OS Grid Coordinates: 409403, 243748
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0920, -1.8642

Location: Main Street, Bretforton, Worcestershire WR11 5JJ

Locality: Bretforton
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR11 5JJ

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Listing Text

SP 0843 - SP 0943

15/58 Upper End Farmhouse
(No 73)


Farmhouse. Probably C16, extended late C17 and restored mid-C20. Timber-
frame with rendered infill on roughcast ground floor extended in lias rubble
with ashlar quoins partially rendered, all with Cotswold stone and tile roof.
L-plan, limb to south-east of three bays is C16, to south-west C17. South-east
gable-end stack and lateral stack to front (north-east) wall. North-east front:
to left of one storey with attic lit by two gabled dormers, with a 3-light case-
ment below to left and 6-pane boxed sash to right. Entrance at right-hand corner
has a half-glazed door. Gable of cross-wing to left of one storey with gable-
lit attic and a 3-light stone mullioned window below with square label.
Framing: restored to front, but to rear close-studded with curved tension
brace to first floor. Interior: massive ceiling beams to ground floor. Moulded
stone fireplace to the lateral stack.

Listing NGR: SP0939343743

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Source: English Heritage

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