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Description: Walker Manor Farmhouse and Attached Walls
Date Listed: 6 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 249584
OS Grid Reference: SU4287996222
OS Grid Coordinates: 442879, 196222
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6632, -1.3814
17/86 Walker Manor Farmhouse and
Farmhouse. c.1790 remodelling and extension of early C18 two-storey house.
Coursed limestone rubble with brick quoins and dressings; hipped C20 tile roof;
brick stacks and left lateral stack of stone finished in brick. Single- extended
to double-depth plan. 2- raised to 3-storeys; 4-window range. Central doorway of
c,1790 has carved brackets supporting flat hood, and plain pilasters framing
6-panelled door. Cambered gauged brick arches over 8-pane sashes and shorter
second-floor sashes: sash in partially blocked opening above similarly blocked
opening with C20 window to right of door. Rear: late C18 two-storey extension of
similar materials with sashes, and brackets supporting flat hood over door.
Interior: 6-panelled doors set in moulded architraves with panelled reveals.
Open-well staircase has moulded newels with stick balusters and fine ramped
handrail. Subsidiary features: one-storey brewhouse to left, of similar
materials, is attached to Flemish bond brick wall which meets limestone wall
along road: plain brick piers with plain stone storey band and cornice flank
double gates near front.
Listing NGR: SU4287996222
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Source: English Heritage
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