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Description: Abbey Farm House
Date Listed: 19 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 221914
OS Grid Reference: TF7811415136
OS Grid Coordinates: 578114, 315136
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7046, 0.6348
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WEST ACRE CHURCH GREEN (south side)
10/46 Abbey Farm House
19.10.51. (formerly listed as
Priory Gatehouse and
remains in Abbey Farm
Farmhouse. C18, c.1900 additions and details, possibly incorporating earlier
core of monastic remains of Priory of St. Mary and All Saints. Red brick,
slate roofs. 2 storeys, of 3 or more builds. 2 window range at east, 2 window
returned gable wing off centre, 2 window centre, 2 window c.1900 addition
at west. Garden front east range has one ground floor and 2 first floor sashes
with glazing bars, one ground floor French door. Returned wing has one ground
and 2 first floor sashes with glazing bars, one part glazed door. Centre
has one c.1900 ground floor canted bow addition with 3 plate glass sashes,
one first floor tripartite and one single sash with glazing bars. One part
glazed door. c.1900 addition at west has one ground and. one first floor sash
with glazing bars. Hipped gabled advance bay with one ground floor c.1900
canted bow addition with 3 plate glass sashes, one first floor Venetian window
with sashes with glazing bars under rubbed arches. c.1900 wooden modillion
eaves cornice. One east, one south, one west end gable stacks, one ridge stack,
all diamond pattern shafts of c.1900. East range rear has outshut root. Second
pile at rear centre with reused masonry west gable.
Listing NGR: TF7811415136
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Source: English Heritage
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