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Northington Farmhouse, Grimley

Description: Northington Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 151707

OS Grid Reference: SO8174961843
OS Grid Coordinates: 381749, 261843
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2545, -2.2688

Location: Grimley, Worcestershire WR6 6NQ

Locality: Grimley
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR6 6NQ

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Listing Text


2/42 Northington Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Probably late C16 with C19 additions and alterations. Timber-
framed, painted brick infill, brick replacement walling and refacing, tiled
roofs, 3 brick diagonally set chimney shafts to main ridge, also brick
external stacks to rear and side elevations. H-plan of hall and 2 cross-
wings; 2 framed bays to hall with inserted fireplace in through-passage
forming lobby entries. Two-bay cross-wings, additional framed bay at right
angles to right cross-wing. Two storeys, cellar and attic; dentilled eaves
cornice to hall front. Square panelled framing, 4 from sill to wall-plate;
short, straight brace in additional bay to right side elevation; truss with
2 collars with 2 queen struts beneath lower collar to front left wing; and
truss has 3 queen struts below collar and swept raking-struts in apex in
right wing. Front elevation: main part has a ground floor casement with
cambered head and a first floor casement, doorway to left has a C19 panelled
door and had a gabled canopy on console-brackets; the canopy is now missing.
Left cross-wing gable end has a ground floor casement with a cambered head
and a first floor casement. The right cross-wing gable end has a ground
and first floor casement with cambered head and attic light. Interior
inaccessible due to derelict condition at time of survey (June 1984). To
the rear are 3 hipped roof wings, 2 storeys with dentilled eaves cornice;
also an outshut to the right side elevation.

Listing NGR: SO8174961843

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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