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Marsh Barn Farmhouse, Armitage with Handsacre

Description: Marsh Barn Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 February 1964
English Heritage Building ID: 272862

OS Grid Reference: SK0939116353
OS Grid Coordinates: 409391, 316353
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7447, -1.8623

Location: 7 Glebe Road, Armitage, Staffordshire WS15 4EA

Locality: Armitage with Handsacre
Local Authority: Lichfield District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: WS15 4EA

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Listing Text

SK 01 NE side)

6/16 Marsh Barn Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Late C17 with later addition. Red brick; plain tile roof
with raised verges; brick ridge stack and integral end stack, and lateral
stack serving the cross-wing, all with lozenge section shafts. L-shaped
plan; main range aligned east-west facing south, with south projecting
crosswing at the east end; roughly central mid-C19 rear extension wing.
2 storey main range and right hand gabled crosswing with slightly lower
ridge. 4:1 window front, C20 casements within C17 openings with flat.
brick arches. Central C20 glazed door. Rear. Principal feature is
a 2-bay gabled wing; C19 casements with brick hood moulds; canted bay
window to ground floor of wing with hipped slate roof. Lean-to porch
to right hand return with garage doors to the right of it. Taller steps
to right hand (west) gable giving access to a loft. Interior. In
the loft is an exposed late C17/C18 roof truss with tie beam and raking
struts extending to the principals. The Farmhouse is said to contain
exposed ceiling beams and open fireplaces.

Listing NGR: SK0939116353

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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