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Colkett's Farmhouse, Wichenford

Description: Colkett's Farmhouse

Grade: DL
Date Listed: 15 October 1984
Date Delisted: 23 May 2005
English Heritage Building ID: 151808

OS Grid Reference: SO7729460328
OS Grid Coordinates: 377294, 260328
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2407, -2.3339

Location: Poplar Road, Wichenford, Worcestershire WR6 6YF

Locality: Wichenford
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR6 6YF

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Listing Text

The following building was de-listed on 23rd May 2005.


267/1/138 POPLAR ROAD
15-OCT-84 Colkett's Farmhouse

Farmhouse. C16 with C19 and mid-C20 alterations and additions. Timber-
framed, painted brick and wattle-and-daub infill, some brick replacement
walling, some weatherboarding to rear, tiled roof, external coursed sand-
stone rubble chimney with tiled offsets and rebuilt brick stack at right
side elevation; and also brick stack to left of main ridge. Hall and inter-
secting cross-wing; hall of 2 framed bays on north-west/south-east axis
with cross-wing at south-east gable end and also of 2 framed bays. Two
storeys. Framing: irregular panels; 4 from sill to wall-plate in hall
range, 3 large square panels from sill to wall-plate in cross-wing; cross-
wing has short, straight braces in upper corners and also long straight
braces in side elevation; queen strut trusses in gable ends. Front elevation:
irregular fenestration; hall range has a ground floor casement and rectangular
light, paired first floor casements and a C20 gabled, timber-framed porch at
left end with a C20 timber door. Cross-wing gable end has a ground and first
floor casement. Interior not inspected. A C19 single storey, 2 bay extension
adjoins left side elevation. The farmhouse stands upon a moated site which
has now been filled in.

Listing NGR: SO7729460328

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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