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Description: The Old House
Date Listed: 8 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 244704
OS Grid Reference: SP3561837324
OS Grid Coordinates: 435618, 237324
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0332, -1.4822
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SIBFORD FERRIS MAIN STREET
16/148 The Old House
08/12/55 (Formerly listed as Orchards
(The Home Farm))
Farmhouse now house. Reputed to have been bought by Jeremiah Lamb in 1658. C18
alterations. Coursed ironstone rubble. Steeply pitched, raised thatched roof.
Brick ridge and end stacks. 3-unit plan. 2 storeys. 3-window range. Entrance to
left has plank door, wood lintel and large hood. Entrance is flanked by 2-light
and single-light windows in wood frames. To right a 3-light metal casement and a
bow window. First floor has two 3-light and a 4-light metal casement in wood
frames. Wood lintels throughout and lead cames, wrought-iron casement fasteners
and springs. Jeremiah Lamb is said to have moved here from Little Rollright Mill
and to have been a farmer who formed a unique collection of British wildflowers.
Interior not inspected.
Listing NGR: SP3562037328
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Source: English Heritage
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