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Home Farmhouse, Westbury

Description: Home Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259012

OS Grid Reference: SJ3632806945
OS Grid Coordinates: 336328, 306945
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6565, -2.9427

Location: Hem Lane, Westbury, Shropshire SY5 0AL

Locality: Westbury
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 0AL

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Listing Text

(South-east side)

9/105 Home Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Late C18 or early C19, probably with an earlier core. Red
brick with slate roof. 3-room plan. 3 storeys. Dentil brick eaves
cornice; brick ridge stack off-centre to right and external brick end
stack to left. 3-window front; 3-light segmental-headed C19 wooden
casements except for 2-light central first-floor window, and 2-light
central second-floor window with flanking blind windows; central segmental-
headed C20 half-glazed door and segmental-headed boarded door to far
left. One-storey lean-to addition at rear with lateral brick stack.
C19 probably former service wing and stable attached to left; 2 storeys;
C20 partial rebuilding and refenestration; C20 glazed door off-centre
to left and 2-leaf boarded door to far left; boarded loft door in left-
hand gable end. Interior not inspected, but said to contain some re-
used timbers. V.C.H. Vol. VIII, p. 306. C. Ryan, The evolution of the
peasant house in Shropshire. Medieval - c. 1850. The Parish of Westbury,
Unpublished thesis (October 1979), Manchester University, pp. 141-2.

Listing NGR: SJ3632806945

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Source: English Heritage

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