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Landywood Farmhouse, Great Wyrley

Description: Landywood Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 271776

OS Grid Reference: SJ9839305657
OS Grid Coordinates: 398393, 305657
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6486, -2.0252

Location: Upper Landywood Lane, Great Wyrley, Staffordshire WS6 7AS

Locality: Great Wyrley
Local Authority: South Staffordshire District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WS6 7AS

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Listing Text


4/8 Landywood Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Early C16 core with late C19 additions and alterations. Timber
framed, much replaced and added to in red brick the whole roughcast; plain
tile roof; massive brick external end stack on a sandstone plinth. 2 bays
of a C16 house are aligned north-south with chimney stack to the south gable;
C19 extensions were added to the north and west to form a T-shaped plan.
South front. C19 wing to the left: 2 storeys and gable-lit attic; bay,
casements with segmental heads. Projecting gable of C16 wing to the right
with contemporary stack, the upper parts rebuilt, and partially exposed
timber framing in the gable of closely spaced studs and straight braces, and
bracketed tie beam. In the re-entrant angle between the 2 wings is a single
storey lean-to with gabled porch at its south end. Interior. Remains of
2 timber framed cross-frames with curved braces exposed collar and tie beam roof
truss with raking struts and ridge piece.

Listing NGR: SJ9839305657

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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