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Tan House Farmhouse, Stoke

Description: Tan House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 July 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 156151

OS Grid Reference: SO9550868387
OS Grid Coordinates: 395508, 268387
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3136, -2.0673

Location: Buntsford Hill, Stoke Prior, Worcestershire B60 3AP

Locality: Stoke
Local Authority: Bromsgrove District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: B60 3AP

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Listing Text


17/100 Tan House Farmhouse



Farmhouse. 1631, extended early C19 with late C20 extensions and restoration.
Timber-frame with rendered infill and painted brick, tile roof. Two parallel
ranges aligned north-west/south-east; the front (north-west) range added in
early C19. Stack placed laterally on C17 range with four re-built diamond-
plan shafts: Street (north-west) front: two storeys with dog-tooth brick
cornice, to right short projecting C20 gabled wing; three windows: 2-light
casement to left, gabled dormer in cat-slide roof over porch and a 3-light
casement to right; ground floor: entrance in angle under cat-slide roof has
a C20 ledged and boarded door. Framing: close-studding with straight tension
braces to both floors; north-east gable has jettied tie-beam inscribed:
"WS FS 1631": [A L Cummings, The Framed House of Massachusetts Bay 1625-1725,
1979, fig 137 (p 109)]:

Listing NGR: SO9550868387

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Source: English Heritage

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