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Description: Burleaze Farmhouse
Date Listed: 28 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 263994
OS Grid Reference: ST3569516778
OS Grid Coordinates: 335695, 116778
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9468, -2.9167
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ILTON CP OLD WAY (South side, off)
3/90 Burleaze Farmhouse
Detached farmhouse. C17 and later. Local stone rubble, mostly rendered, some ashlar dressings; hipped thatched roof;
brick end and intermediate chimney stacks. 'T'-plan; 2 storeys, 5 bays. Above, a mixture of leaded casement windows of
3, 2, 3, 4 and 4 lights, with rectangular panes and iron-framed opening lights, that to upper bay 4 having a
hollow-chamfer mullioned frame; below, similar windows bays 1 and 3, with C20 casements bays 4 and 5; to lower bay 2 an
open rendered porch with double Roman clay tiled roof: an extension westwards is an unrendered farm building, with a
stable door and one casement window below and a loft door above, with a further lean-to against the west gable. Long
extension to rear, with corrugated iron sheet roof; rear elevation of house has similar casements, but to ground floor
is one 3-light hollow-chamfer mullioned window in a chamfered recess, with label; also 2 leanto buildings, one with
Welsh slate roof, the other with triple-roll clay tiles. Interior not seen, but reported are chamfered cross-beams with
step and runout stops, possible old fireplaces to hall and east gable; a post and truss partition with wattle rod and
daub infill, and tie-beam trusses. A lease of 1696 exists; the farm was part of the Wyndham Estate until 1919. (SSAVBRG
Report, SRO unpublished, November 1984).
Listing NGR: ST3569516778
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Source: English Heritage
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