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Stocken Farmhouse, Willey

Description: Stocken Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 149558

OS Grid Reference: SO3152566277
OS Grid Coordinates: 331525, 266277
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2903, -3.0053

Location: Willey, County of Herefordshire LD8 2EU

Locality: Willey
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: LD8 2EU

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Listing Text


8/92 Stocken Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Probably early C19. Brick on sandstone plinth. Hipped Welsh
slate roof and brick end stacks. Rectangular plan with main front to
south-south-west and service block projecting northwards from rear. Cellar
and three storeys. South elevation has three windows, glazing bar sashes.
Gauged brick heads, two plat bands and dentilled brick eaves cornice.
Central entry with early C19 transom light and six-panelled door framed by
fluted pilasters and frieze. Patera to tops of pilasters. Interior has
three-flight oak early C19 open well staircase with two curved re-entrant
half-landings and carved tread ends. Handrail has wreath in which is a
small circular ivory inlay. South-west ground floor room has segmentally
headed fireplace and oak mantel with cornice. To either side are two super-
imposed square oak panels. Service block has cast-iron water pump and fire-
place enclosing large cast-iron sway, two bread ovens and a dog grate enriched
by two big ball finials.

Listing NGR: SO3152566277

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Source: English Heritage

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