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Tomkins Farmhouse, Martley

Description: Tomkins Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 151613

OS Grid Reference: SO7640359108
OS Grid Coordinates: 376403, 259108
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2297, -2.3469

Location: Hopehouse Lane, Martley, Worcestershire WR6 6QF

Locality: Martley
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR6 6QF

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Listing Text


6/80 Tomkins Farmhouse


- II

Farmhouse. Possibly C15 with early C17, C19 and C20 alterations. Timber-
frame, roughcast, plain tile roof, brick stack left of centre, small brick
end stack to right. 4 bays, two to left probably forming open hall, stack
inserted against central hall truss. 1 1/2 storeys, 2 C19 gabled dormers to
attic; 4 C19 casement windows, two each side of C20 gabled porch of centre
right. Framing: intermediate trusses are crucks, with arch braces to collar
of the one that probably was at centre of hall; gable walls are square framed,
3 panels high to wall-plate, trusses: queen struts to collar (visible within
barn attached to left end of house - not included). Interior: bay second
from left has exposed ceiling beams with deep chamfers, contemporary with
insertion of stack perhaps in the early C17; room to extreme left has cup-
boards flanking stack with raised and fielded panels to doors and butterfly

Listing NGR: SO7640359108

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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