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Moor Farmhouse, Feckenham

Description: Moor Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 156609

OS Grid Reference: SP0105261218
OS Grid Coordinates: 401052, 261218
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2491, -1.9860

Location: Moors Lane, Feckenham, Worcestershire B96 6JH

Locality: Feckenham
Local Authority: Redditch Borough Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: B96 6JH

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Listing Text

SP 0061 - 0161 Feckenham

9/133 Moor Farmhouse (formerly
listed as Manor Farmhouse
10.4.54 No 1)

- II

Shown on OS Map as Manor Farmhouse.
Farmhouse. c1500 with mid-C19 alterations and additions. Timber-framed
with painted brick and rendered infill, brick replacement walling, refacing
and additions; plain tiled roofs. Hall and cross-wing plan; hall of two
framed bays aligned north/south; large chimney with C19 blue brick capping
and cogged detail inserted into through-passageway at south end; lower end
cross-wing of two framed bays originally entered from passageway. Two
storeys and attic. Framing: single row of close-set studding on each floor;
upper end of hall has jettied first floor on large brackets; ground floor
framing of cross-wing replaced by brick; collar and tie-beam trusses with
close-set struts except for front truss of cross-wing which has two collars,
three struts to lower collar (outer ones are raking) and central single strut
to upper collar. West front elevation: main part has a 3-light casement and
also a 2-light and a single-light casement adjacent to each other beneath a
plank weathering on the ground floor; two 2-light casements on the first
floor; cross-wing gable end has a 3-light casement and a small square window
on the ground floor, a 3-light first floor casement and a small attic light.
Main entrance now in south side of cross-wing has a half-glazed door with
plank weathering. Interior: main ceiling beams are stop-chamfered. The
hall part was originally open to the roof, and at the upper- end is a small
ground floor parlour with a jettied first floor chamber. C19 and C20 single-
storey additions at rear (BoE, p 151).

Listing NGR: SP0105261218

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Source: English Heritage

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