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Moor House Farmhouse, Leigh

Description: Moor House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 273850

OS Grid Reference: SK0102236462
OS Grid Coordinates: 401022, 336462
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9256, -1.9862

Location: Leigh Lane, Leigh, Staffordshire ST10 4NU

Locality: Leigh
Local Authority: East Staffordshire Borough Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST10 4NU

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Listing Text


2/143 Moor House Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. C17 in origin largely rebuilt early to mid-C18. Red brick
with some earlier timber framing; plain tile roof with coped verges on
shaped kneelers; brick integral end stacks. C18 main range to south-
west aligned north-west/south-east, forming an L-shape plan with C17
rear wing to north-east aligned north-east/south-west, C19 rear wing
parallel with C17 wing. 2 storeys and gable-lit attic, with stepped
eaves band; 4 windows, C20 casements in C18 window openings with,
flat gauged brick arches, raised keystones and aprons; panelled door
to right of centre with wooden pilastered doorcase and entablature.
North-west (left) gable has ground-floor late C19 bay window with
hipped roof, first-floor band and blocked attic light. North-east
gable of C17 wing has exposed timber framing of parallel diagonal
struts and V-struts above the collar. Interior: Noted as having
panelled shutters to ground floor windows.

Listing NGR: SK0102236462

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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