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Top Farmhouse, Bretforton

Description: Top Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 July 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 148667

OS Grid Reference: SP0945143643
OS Grid Coordinates: 409451, 243643
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0911, -1.8635

Location: Upper End Court, 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

15/64 Top Farmhouse



Farmhouse. Probably late C16, extended 1649 and mid-C18, with some mid-
C20 alterations. Coursed lias rubble and ashlar with Cotswold stone and
machine tile roof. C16 range aligned north-west/south-east, C18 addition
in line to north, C17 wing to south-west with lateral stack and a brew-
house attached to south corner. South-west front: gabled brewhouse pro-
jects to right with a small casement window. C16 portion to left of this
of one storey with attic lit by a dormer window. Ground floor has two 2-
light casements flanking an entrance. It has a lean-to C20 tiled canopy
and C16 moulded timber lintel. C17 gabled range projects to left of two
storeys with attic lit by a 2-light stone mullioned window under a square
casement to the ground floor. Date incised over attic window. To extreme
left the C18 part of two storeys with gable-lit attic. First floor blind.
Entrance has a C20 stable door. Interior: C17 portion has moulded stone
surrounds to fireplaces and moulded ceiling beams.

Listing NGR: SP0945143643

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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