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Description: Tipton Farmhouse
Date Listed: 19 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 149561
OS Grid Reference: SO3253569067
OS Grid Coordinates: 332535, 269067
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3156, -2.9911
SO 36 NW WILLEY CP -
8/95 Tipton Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Probably C17 and mid-C19 with later alterations. Sandstone rubble and
timber-frame. Corrugated iron roofs. Two large gable-end stacks in sandstone,
one with brick shaft. L-plan with two-bay arms extending towards west-south-west
and north-north-west. Two storeys. South elevation has 1:2 windows, an unglazed
opening to left. One 2-light late C20 casement to left of gable stack and a
contemporary 3-light casement to right. Ground floor has segmentally headed
mid-C19 window with brick arch to left of four-panelled late C19 door. Weathered
buttress separates the two arms. Gable has two windows similar to those above.
Interior has fireplace in southernmost room of ground floor with chamfered stone
jambs rising to shouldered lintel with ogeed chamfer stops. The ceiling of the
same room is divided into six panels by beams with wide chamfers. West wall of
eastern ground floor room has close-studding and chamfered segmentally headed
doorway. Truss of south-west arm has raking struts from tie to principals.
(RCHM, Vol.III, p.212.)
Listing NGR: SO3253569067
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Source: English Heritage
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