Description: Quarkhill Farmhouse
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 265112
OS Grid Reference: ST1172837249
OS Grid Coordinates: 311728, 137249
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1277, -3.2628
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ST13NW CROWCOMBE CP HEDDON OAK
10/68 Quarkhill Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Late C15, altered C16, extensively altered and enlarged late C20. Red sandstone random rubble, Westmorland
green slate, circular stack third bay left. Plan: open hall house ceiled, enlarged to "L"-plan late C20. Original block
2 storeys, 8 bays; all windows late C20 2- and 3-light wooden casement windows under wooden lintels, ground floor
semicircular, flat roofed bow window, metal glazing bars, penultimate bay right. Interior: extensively modernised:
steeply chamfered beams and thin, chamfered beams either side of blocked cross passage in sitting room containing
screen at East, 2 centred arch doorway and one massive stud, bressumer and empty panels. Stud has medieval painting
thought to depict the Trinity. 5 pairs of jointed crucks collar trusses with purlins, set above and below. C20 exterior
contains very interesting late medieval house. (VAG Reports, unpublished SRO, May 1973 and January 1974).
Listing NGR: ST1172837249
Source: English Heritage
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