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Lower Booth Farmhouse, Blithfield

Description: Lower Booth Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 12 January 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 273804

OS Grid Reference: SK0427027159
OS Grid Coordinates: 404270, 327159
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8419, -1.9380

Location: Booth Lane, Blithfield, Staffordshire ST18 0LU

Locality: Blithfield
Local Authority: East Staffordshire Borough Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST18 0LU

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There is also a scheduled monument, Lower Booth Moated Site and Deserted Medieval Village, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

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Listing Text


9/97 Lower Booth Farmhouse

- II*

Farmhouse. Probably C15 with later alterations. Timber framed;
plain tile roof; brick ridge stack and off-ridge stacks. T-shaped
plan. Hall range aligned east-west and 2-framed bay cross-wing
aligned north-south. Gabled cross-wing to left, hall range to
right; 2 storeys and attic; 2 windows, casements; hall range has
gabled dormer to left and small first-floor casement above central
door with cambered lintel. Framing: Crosswing has closely spaced
studs interrupted by 2 rails, bracketed attic bresummer, roof truss
with closely spaced studs, collar, one pair of purlins and ridge
piece; hall range has closely spaced studs, left of the door
alternate studs are interrupted by a middle rail, right of the door
the middle rail is continuous, straight brace above door. Low lean-
to extension to right. Interior: Pair of cruck blades with Alcock
type F, apex type. Alcock p.155.

Listing NGR: SK0427027159

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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