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Description: Cruise Hill Farmhouse
Date Listed: 10 April 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 156518
OS Grid Reference: SP0110463812
OS Grid Coordinates: 401104, 263812
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2725, -1.9852
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REDDITCH B CRUISE HILL
SP 06 SW
4/42 Cruise Hill Farmhouse
Farmhouse, now house. Cl7 with mid-C19 alterations and additions. Timber-
framed with brick and some rendered infill on brick and sandstone base;
plain tiled roofs. Hall and cross-wing plan; hall part probably of two
framed bays and cross-passage bay aligned east/west; large external chimney
with offsets to rear of westernmost bay; intersecting cross-wing situated
at west end is of two framed bays, also large external chimney with offsets
at rear and another external chimney to rear side elevation; rear chimneys
have sandstone base and incorporate some Cl7 brickwork. Two storeys and
cellar. Framing;: three and four panels from sill to wall-plate and short
straight braces in dome upper corners; collar and tie-beam trusses through-
out with either three or four struts beneath collar and single strut in
apex. South front elevation: windows are C19 casements; main part has a
3-light and a 2-light window on both floors and a C19 ledged and battened
entrance door; small stack to right end of roof pitch. Cross-wing gable
end has a ground and first floor 3-light casement. Interior not inspected.
The ground falls away to the east end of the house where there is a door
into the cellar. This gable end had recently been restored at time of
survey (June 1985) and new windows inserted.
Listing NGR: SP0110463812
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Source: English Heritage
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