Description: Mere Farm House
Date Listed: 20 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 224074
OS Grid Reference: TG1322632550
OS Grid Coordinates: 613226, 332550
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8482, 1.1651
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TG 13 SW
7/53 Mere Farm House
House C17, altered and enlarged mid C19. Coursed flint and brick mosaic with
with brick dressings. Pantile roof. Single range of 4 bays. 2 storeys and
attic. Flint plinth with brick cap. Main facade has 2-storeyed projecting
gabled porch to second bay; flint and brick with brick dressings under pantiles.
Brick doorway altered mid C19 above imposts; 4-centred brick arch with fanlight
having 2 vertical glazing bars; ledged and battened door. Walls incorporate
some brick pattern work of hearts; upper part of walls in different flint/brick
coursed mosaic. All windows of Cl9: tripartite sashes to bays 1 and 3 of ground
floor, sashes to 4th bay and first floor. Two axial chimney stacks
renewed, each of two shafts set diagonally having oversailing caps. Left hand
gable raised; projecting parapet; decorative brickwork of hearts; tripartite
sash to ground floor, sashes to first and attic floor. Rear: Semi-circular
headed sash with glazing bars to centre, single storey passage addition.
Interior: Staircase with square balusters and wreathed handrail supported by
decorative cast iron newel surrounded by four balusters. Lower 3 bay C19 2
storey extension to right, and wing to rear of no special interest.
Listing NGR: TG1322632550
Source: English Heritage
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