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Upper House Farmhouse, Stanford with Orleton

Description: Upper House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 149375

OS Grid Reference: SO6936166851
OS Grid Coordinates: 369361, 266851
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2989, -2.4507

Location: Stanford with Orleton, Worcestershire WR6 6SU

Locality: Stanford with Orleton
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR6 6SU

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Listing Text

SO 66 NE

5/182 Upper House Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Early C17 with C18 wing; remodelled mid-C18 with mid-C19 and
mid-C20 alterations. Part timber-framed with rendered infill on sandstone
rubble plinth, part brick; plain tiled roofs. L-plan; main part of C19
brick and of 3:1 bays aligned north-west/south-east; rear north-east return
adjoins surviving framed single bay with large external sandstone rubble
chimney and truncated stack at north-east gable end. Two storeys, attic
and cellar with dentilled eaves cornice. Framing: six panels from sill
to wall-plate; collar and tie-beam truss with three struts; to collar and
V-strut in apex at north-east gable end. South-west front elevation:
three-bay part has irregularly spaced bays; all openings have cambered
heads and moulded architraves; windows are all 12-pane sashes; entrance
between first and second bays has a 6-panelled door and transom light
with three glazing- bars. Single-bay part has a C20 ground floor 2-light
casement. Large ridge stack at junction. Interior not inspected. Main
entrance in lean-to addition at rear. Timber-framed part has an attic
light in its gable end, a cross-casement on both floors in the angle with
the main part and a cellar door, ground floor 3-light casement and first
floor cross-casement in its north-west elevation. Part of the Winnington

Listing NGR: SO6936166851

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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