Description: Farmhouse at Bury Farm
Date Listed: 22 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 160307
OS Grid Reference: TL4016230047
OS Grid Coordinates: 540162, 230047
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9513, 0.0381
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TL 4030 HORMEAD HORMEAD DANE
11/86 Farmhouse at
22.2.67 Bury Farm
(formerly listed as
Bury Farm House)
House. Early C17, C19 rear range, renovated in late C20. Timber frame
roughcast with steep old-red tile roof banded with scalloped tiles on
rear slope. Parallel white gault brick rear range with red tiled roof. A
2-storeys, 2-cells, interior-chimney, lobby-entry plan house facing S,
with 2-storeys brick parallel rear range probably replacing a rear stair
tower. 1½ storeys lower kitchen at E end of front range with an external
gable chimney and oven projection. Neat symmetrical S front with fine
tall red brick chimney of conjoined diagonal shafts. Bellcast eaves and
flush wooden casement windows of horizontal proportions. A 5-light and 2
3-light windows on 1 floor, and 2 5-light rectangular bay windows
flanking the half-glazed panelled door with large flat hood on poles.
The rear wing has recessed sash windows under segmental arches and 2
wall-head chimneys on the back wall. The interior has exposed main
frame, chamfered axial beams with hollow stops, open fireplaces,
plastered Tudor arched chamfered fireplace in W room on Ground Floor.
Half-glazed corner cupboard in kitchen with shaped shelves. Formerly The
Tithe Farm, then Hormeadbury Farm after 1812. (Jackson (1981)15).
Listing NGR: TL4016230047
Source: English Heritage
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