Description: Commonleys Farmhouse
Date Listed: 5 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 246714
OS Grid Reference: SP6131209396
OS Grid Coordinates: 461312, 209396
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7799, -1.1127
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6/194 Commonleys Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Early/mid C18. Brick with some limestone rubble and timber framing;
old plain-tile roof and brick gable stacks. Double-depth plan. One storey plus
attics. 2-window front, in header-bond, has moulded brick plinth and dentil
eaves course with vertical strips of red headers between areas of vitrified
brickwork. Central glazed door between 2 segmental-arched 3-light casements; 2
gabled 2-light dormers, probably not original. Hipped gable outshut to right has
rubble base and the end wall is timber framed and formerly open at ground floor.
Left end has large projecting chimneys to both ranges with moulded brick
offsets. Rear has similar plinth and eaves but is in Flemish bond; it has
further segmental-arched door and casements. Double-span roof. Interior:
Chamfered beams; large brick-arched open fireplaces.
Listing NGR: SP6131209396
Source: English Heritage
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