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South Farm, Averham

Description: South Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 August 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 242705

OS Grid Reference: SK7429356328
OS Grid Coordinates: 474293, 356328
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0990, -0.8919

Location: Averham, Nottinghamshire NG23 5RU

Locality: Averham
Local Authority: Newark and Sherwood District Council
County: Nottinghamshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG23 5RU

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Listing Text


6/2 South Farm
(formerly listed
11-8-61 as The Grange)


Farmhouse, former service wing of Averham Park, c.1720, with
large C19 and C20 additions to south and west. For Robert
Sutton, Lord Lexington. Brick with hipped and gabled pantile and
plain tile roofs. First floor band, dentillated eaves, 2 ridge,
single gable and single side wall stacks. 2 storeys, 6 bays. C-
plan. Main north front has 6 glazing bar sashes, C20, and above,
6 oval keystoned openings with 4 glazing bar sashes flanked by
single blank panels. East end has to left C19 addition with 2
C20 flat roofed additions. To left, a casement flanked by single
French windows and to right, a glazing bar sash with segmental
head. Above, to left, 4 casements and a glazed door, and to
right, a glazing bar sash. C20 addition, to west, 2 storeys, 2
bays, is of no special interest. Remains of principal rafter
softwood roof with tenoned purlins. Cellar at east end formerly
connected by tunnel to Averham Park.

Listing NGR: SK7429356328

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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