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Firs Farmhouse, Martley

Description: Firs Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 151621

OS Grid Reference: SO7488458301
OS Grid Coordinates: 374884, 258301
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2223, -2.3691

Location: B4197, Martley, Worcestershire WR6 6PL

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

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Listing Text

SO 75 NW MARTLEY B 4197 (east side)
Berrow Green

5/88 Firs Farmhouse


- II

Farmhouse and former stables, now part of house. C17 with early C19 and C20
alterations, and early C19 with C20 alterations. Timber-frame with rendered
brick front and ashlar, slate and plain tile roof, brick end stacks. Roughly
L-plan, house to one limb, former stables to other with brick link in corner.
Farmhouse: 2 storeys; 3 windows, 3:2:3 light C20 metal casements; central
entrance, pedimented doorcase with Doric pilasters, semi-circular fanlight
with radial glazing; door: 6 raised and fielded panels. Framing visible to
rear wall, square framing with various gables. Interior: roof discloses develop-
ment, square plan house gabled in four directions, wing added to left in framing,
gabled to all three elevations, remodelled with rear facade in early C19.
Stables: now converted to domestic accommodation, had segmental headed openings
dressed in brick, linked to house by C18 single storey brick outhouse.

Listing NGR: SO7488458301

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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